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Direct Speech

Learners usually struggle punctuating direct speech. Especially Additional Language learners. They tend to use Afrikaans rules where they use : instead of , .

With this informational text, you can teach your learners all the rules to direct speech. 13 more words


Quoted Speech 'n Reported Speech

In order to give information about what people say or think we can use quoted (direct) speech or reported (indirect) speech. 721 more words


What did they say? Reported speech!

1) Your teacher is very old and she’s a bit deaf so she constantly asks back and wonders what her students are asking her. When she asks you what another student’s question was, try to answer her using reported speech. 219 more words

Manifesto for a Polyphonic Society

With exquisite precision nine voices rise in unison – multiple melodies take shape, emerging above the bass ‘drone’ before settling back into the pleasing harmony of a chord. 1,947 more words


[Grammar] Direct speech and Indirect speech (statement) 직접 인용과 간접인용

Direct Speech : 직접 인용, 직접 화법

The form for direct speech is
“sentence” 라고 하다

Indirect Speech : 간접 인용, 간접 화법

The forms for indirect speech are more complicated. 255 more words

Andersen on Making Meetings More Useful & Less Boring

E. Andersen. “3 Ways to Make Meetings Much Less Boring and Much More Useful,” Forbes, last modified July 3, 2012, http://www.forbes.com/sites/erikaandersen/2012/07/02/3-ways-to-make-meetings-much-less-boring-and-much-more-useful/

C. Lam, “Linguistic politeness in student-team emails: Its impact on trust between leaders and members,” … 278 more words

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