Grade 7 Grammar Lesson 8 Reporting questions and imperatives

How do we report yes/no questions?
How do we report wh- questions?
How do we report imperatives?
Can w use other reporting verbs except ‘say’ or ‘tell’?

Grade 7 Grammar Lesson 8 Reporting questions and imperatives (0)

All the rules applied in reporting statements are also applicable to reporting questions.

However, there are a few peculiarities in the case of questions.

We use ask as the reporting verb.

If the question in direct speech is a Yes/ No one, we introduce it with if or whether.

If it is a wh– question, the question word (whword) is retained.

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