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Category: Passive voice and reported speech

Reported speech.

Transform the given sentences into the reported speech.

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Please use short forms e.g. haven't instead of have not in negative statements and use long forms in positive statements e.g. I am instead of I'm.

1. 'I don't have enough money,' said Kate. Kate said she enough money.2. She said: 'Don't move!' She told us .3. 'My house has been broken into,' she said. She said that .4. 'I can't go to the party,' said Sara. Sara said she .5. 'I'm going to buy a new car,' said Paul. Paul said he a new car.6. 'I can help you,' she said. She said she .7. 'Do you feel good?' asked Sue. Sue asked .8. 'I have lost my wallet,' said James. James said he .9. 'I have never met you,' said Paul to me. Paul said it was the first time he .10. 'Don't tell anybody,' said John. John asked .11. 'I feel good,' said John. He said he good.12. 'I'm tired because I have been running,' he said. He said he .13. 'I'm not hungry because I've just eaten,' said my brother. My brother said he .14. 'I will phone you when I arrive,' said Peter. Peter said he .15. 'Wait for me,' asked Susan. Susan asked .