Speech or Direct & Indirect Speech is one of the trickiest topics in Grammar.

Not only must you have a good understanding of the Rules of Converting Direct and Indirect Speech, but you must also be aware of the Exceptions in Direct and Indirect Speech.

Case 1:

He said, “I saw the sun rising in the east.”

He said that he had seen the sun rising in the east.

 

Case 2:

He said, “Sun rises in the East.”

He said that Sun rises in the East.

 

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CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 8 years and a teacher from the past 15 years. He teaches Spoken English, Written English, Grammar and Vocabulary at Englishtan.