2. Transform the following sentences into Reported or Direct speech.
a. “Let’s go shopping next Saturday”, Sylvia suggested.
b. My boss asked me if I would be able to work overtime.
c. Karin told me (that) she had gone to the cinema with her new boyfriend the previous night/ the night before.
d. “I’ve breen trying to contact the/this company for more than two hours”, the customer complained.
e. The police officer said not to follow the suspect’s instructions.
f. Thomas announced that he was not going to throw a party that night.
3. Transform these sentences into Passive or Active.
a. My birthday present will be given to me tomorrow by my sister or I will be given my birthday party tomorrow by my sister.
b. Someone/they repaired my computer last week (the original sentence was in “passive”- causative)
c. By noon, all the tickets for the musical had already been sold by/at the post office.
d. New hand-made shoes are being made right now (by us).
e. Did someone/they paint your house eventually? (the original sentence was in “passive”- causative)
f. The windows have not been cleaned yet (by anybody).a. My birthday present will be given to me tomorrow by my sister or I will be given my birthday party tomorrow by my sister.