Are these correct in Direct speech? She promised to write every week. = She said, "I will write every week." He threatened to tell the teacher if we misbehaved. = He said, "I'll tell the teacher if you misbehave." I advised him to study hard for the exam. = I said to him, "Study hard for the exam." She suggested going for a walk. = She said, "Let`s go for a walk." Thank you
Aug 3, 2014 10:25 PM
Answers · 5
Yes, they're all good. Just a couple of suggestions: I'd change #1 to 'I'll write ..' This is simply to avoid problems with deciding whether to use 'shall' or 'will' #3 is ok, but it isn't clearly advice : 'You should study...' would be better.
August 3, 2014
I am pleased to know it. Thank you
August 3, 2014
You are correct. You did a pretty good job.
August 3, 2014
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