Reported speech

another term for indirect speech


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    noun 1. a person who reports. 2. a person employed to gather and report news, as for a newspaper, wire service, or television station. 3. a person who prepares official reports, as of legal or legislative proceedings. noun 1. a person who reports, esp one employed to gather news for a newspaper, news agency, or […]

  • Reporting

    noun 1. an account or statement describing in detail an event, situation, or the like, usually as the result of observation, inquiry, etc.: a report on the peace conference; a medical report on the patient. 2. a statement or announcement. 3. a widely circulated statement or item of news; rumor; gossip. 4. an account of […]

  • Reporting-pay

    noun 1. call-in pay. noun 1. payment made to employees who report for work and find there is no work for them to do.

  • Reportion

    noun 1. a part of any whole, either separated from or integrated with it: I read a portion of the manuscript. 2. an amount of food served for one person; serving; helping: He took a large portion of spinach. 3. the part of a whole allotted to or belonging to a person or group; share. […]

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