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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #126461: Indirect speech
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    Indirect speech

    Complete the sentences.

    Said + change for the tenses

    he knows--he said he knew
    he knew--he said he had known
    he will know--he said he would know
    he has known--he said he had known

    In present/future/present perfect/etc ...says + no change for the tenses
    he says he eats
    he says he ate
    he says he will eat
    he says he has eaten

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    1. He is waiting for the bus. - He said that for the bus.

    2. She can swim now. - She says now.

    3. Jenny forgot her keys. - Jenny said her keys.

    4. Kate will help her mother. - Kate said her mother.

    5. Brian has seen that film. - Brian said that film.

    6. Richard moved to London. - Richard said to London.

    7. She likes cakes. - She says cakes.

    8. Kevin does his homework. - Kevin says his homework.

    9. Mary will do her homework. - Mary says her homework.

    10. John will do his homework. - John said his homework.

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