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Reported Speech

Reported Speech

  • To report/repeat what someone has said in conversation
  • Paraphrasing in writing

Direct Speech:

Sarah said, “I am quitting my job at the end of the month.” 887 more words

Writing Resources

Direct Speech and Reported Speech

Direct speech and reported (or indirect) speech are two ways of writing something that somebody has said. Depending on the type of writing and the effect they wish to create, writers can use either direct or reported speech. 220 more words