Reported Speech Rules, Examples and worksheet No.9

By | April 3, 2019

Direct and Indirect Speech sentences are really very helpful to learn English but how to teach direct and indirect speech is a big art and this can be done through direct indirect speech rules and narration rules so we are providing a direct and indirect speech rules chart and some reported speech worksheet and direct indirect speech examples and finally direct and indirect speech quiz which will help you change into indirect speech answer . So you need to go through direct and indirect speech rules pdf and teach and learn narration-


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1. Read the given conversation and complete the following passage:

Mr.Rao:  If you find the job challenging, why do you resign?

Radha:  There is only one reason. I am encountering some problems with meet the hectic. The schedule that has been assigned to me. I am expected to travel, meet people and edit articles. My health is being affected.

Mr Rao asked Radha if she found the job challenging why (a)______ .problems with the heck. She replied that there was only one reason. She told him that (b) ______ problem with meet the hectic schedule that had been assigned to her. She further told him that (c) _______  , to meet  people and edit articles and that (as a consequence) her health (d) _______ .

2. Read the given conversation and complete the following passage:

Ruby: Raj, how is your knee today? Is it still giving trouble?

Raj: No, it feels a lot better today. I went to the doctor, and he told me it was on a pulled ligament. I should be fine for Saturday’s game.

 Ruby: Great. But why don’t you take it easy today? Maybe just practice throwing Don’t do any running.

Raj: OK.

Ruby asked Raj (a)________  and if it was still giving him trouble. Raj replied Hs (b) ________ . He told him that he had gone to the doctor, who (c) ________ that it was on a pulled ligament. He (d) ________for Saturday’s game. Ruby then suggested him to tat it easy that day and just practice throwing and not to any running.


1.(a) she resigned                                            (b) she was encountering

    (c) she was expected to travel                     (d) was being affected

2. (a) how his knee was that day                    (b) it felt a lot better that day

    (c) who had told him                                   (d) would have been fine

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