Reported Speech 6

Match the sentences with the reporting verbs. The tiles in the right-hand column are sortable. ANSWERS
  • "Would you like to go to the theatre with me, Alice?", said Mark.
  • "I wish I'd the chance to visit Barcelona", David said.
  • "I ate too much for dinner. Now my stomach is upset", he told me.
  • "If I were you, I'd be very careful what to say to him", said Robert.
  • "Don't forget to do the washing-up", he said to me.
  • "Don't move or else I'll shoot", he shouted.
  • "No, it wasn't me. I didn't eat the last piece of pie", Paul said.
  • "Yes, I have been involved in a road accident", he told me.
  • "I'm sure Alice Johnson poisoned his husband", said the inspector.
  • "Our team will easily win the tournament", Brian said.
  • He complained
  • He reminded
  • He denied
  • He admitted
  • He invited
  • He suspected
  • He advised
  • He boasted
  • He regretted
  • He threatened