Reported Speech: Reporting Verbs
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He offered to do the washing up
"Shall I do the washing up? he said
Peter suggested seeing that new film at the cinema.
"What about seeing that new film at the cinema?Peter said
He accused her of stealing money from the company.
" You stole money from the company" he told her
He apologized for losing his temper with me.
"I'm sorry I lost my temper with you" he told me
His boss threatened to sack him if was late one more time.
"I'll sack you if you are late one more time" the boss told him
He reminded her to get some more petrol before they left.
"Remember to get some more petrol before we leave" he told her
He denied doing it
"I swear I didn't do it" he said
He warned the children not to walk on the frozen lake
·Don't walk on the frozen lake" he told the children
He insisted on going with me
" We really must go with you" he told me
She admitted breaking the photocopier
"Yes, it was me: I broke the photocopier" she said
He refused to help me
"Sorry, I won't help you. It's your job, not mine" he said