Reported Speech Exercise with Present Tense

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1. She said, “I play cricket at home”
  1. She said that she played cricket at home.
  2. She said that I played cricket at home.
2. He said to me, “I prefer to sit with you only”
  1. He said to me that I prefer to sit with you only.
  2. He told me that he preferred to sit with me only.
3. She said, “I am looking for my lost watch”
  1. She said that she was looking for her lost watch.
  2. She said that I am looking for my lost watch.
4. I said to her, “I am studying today”
  1. I said to I am studying today.
  2. I told her that I was studying that day.
5. They said, “We are watching a new movie”
  1. They said that we are watching a new movie.
  2. They said that they were watching a new movie.
6. I said, “We have seven full shops”
  1. I said that we have seven full shops.
  2. I said that we had seven full shops.
7. She said, “I have realized it”
  1. She said that I have realized it.
  2. She said that she had realized it.
8. They said, “We have been waiting for our leader”
  1. They said that we have been waiting for our leader.
  2. They said that they had been waiting for their leader.
9. I said, “I have written to my company”
  1. I said that I have written to my company.
  2. I said that I had written to my company.
10. They said, “we have been waiting here”
  1. They said that we have been waiting here.
  2. They said that they had been waiting there.

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