10 Example of direct and indirect speechFirst, I am gonna tell you what is direct and indirect speech and we will see the example of 10 direct and 10 indirect speech. direct speech used when you want to repeat the exact words spoken. Example : He said, "I don't want to go home". Another example : I already said to him " please go away". I am sure that it is very simple to be understood, so let's move to indirect speech. Indirect speech used by changing the perspective of the speech. It is also called reported speech. I am sure this example will make you understand : he said that he want to go home. another example: he said that my dog was ugly and I am so mad about it.
Ok, I think you are already understand about direct and indirect speech. Before I give you example about 10 direct and indirect speech, let me show you how to change direct speech into indirect speech and vice versa.
What to be considered when changing type of speech:1. Subject
Example how to change direct to indirect speechdirect speech : I heard he said, "I don't want to spend holidays in Bali"
indirect speech : I heard he said that he didn't want to spend holidays in bali
Example how to change indirect to direct speechdirect speech : I said to him that Bali was a good and cheap spot.
indirect speech : I said to him, "Bali is a good and cheap spot"
Now, I want to give you 10 example of direct and indirect speech. Every direct speech example will be converted to indirect speech as well and vice versa.