discourse consisting not of an exact quotation of a speaker’s words but of a version transformed from them for grammatical inclusion in a larger sentence. He said he was hungry is an example of indirect discourse.
[in-dawrz, -dohrz] /ɪnˈdɔrz, -ˈdoʊrz/ adverb 1. in or into a house or building: We stayed indoors during the storm. /ˌɪnˈdɔːz/ adverb, adjective 1. (postpositive) inside or into a house or other building
noun 1. a form of soccer played indoors by two teams of six players each, usually on a hockey rink covered with a temporary floor with walls to keep the ball in play, in which a player who commits a foul is penalized by suspension from play for a certain amount of time, as in […]
[in-doh-puh-sif-ik] /ˈɪn doʊ pəˈsɪf ɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to the areas of the Indian and Pacific oceans off the coast of SE Asia. noun 2. a proposed linguistic family including all the non-Austronesian languages of the Pacific. adjective 1. of or relating to the region of the Indian and W Pacific Oceans off […]
adjective 1. of or relating to India and Pakistan: the future of Indo-Pak relations