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  1. Direct speech: 'I am your English teacher' said Mr. James
  2. Reported speech: Mr. James said that he was our English teacher.
  1. Direct speech: 'I am your English teacher' said Mr. James
  2. Reported speech: Mr. James said that he was our English teacher.

My understandunderstanding of the reported sentences is that Mr. James was a previous teacher, so what is the reported structure if the teacher is introducing himself as the current teacher?

  1. Direct speech: 'I am your English teacher' said Mr. James
  2. Reported speech: Mr. James said that he was our English teacher.

My understand of the reported sentences that Mr. James was a previous teacher, so what is the reported structure if the teacher is introducing himself as the current teacher?

  1. Direct speech: 'I am your English teacher' said Mr. James
  2. Reported speech: Mr. James said that he was our English teacher.

My understanding of the reported sentences is that Mr. James was a previous teacher, so what is the reported structure if the teacher is introducing himself as the current teacher?

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  1. Direct speech: 'I am your English teacher' said Mr. James
  2. Reported speech: Mr. James said that he was our English teacher.

1.Direct speech:'I am your English teacher'said Mr.Jame 2.Reported speech:Mr.Jame said that he was our English teacher. MyMy understand of the reported sentences that Mr.James James was a previous teacher  , so what is the reported structure if the teacher is introducing himself as the current teacher?

1.Direct speech:'I am your English teacher'said Mr.Jame 2.Reported speech:Mr.Jame said that he was our English teacher. My understand of the reported sentences that Mr.James was a previous teacher  , so what is the reported structure if the teacher is introducing himself as the current teacher?

  1. Direct speech: 'I am your English teacher' said Mr. James
  2. Reported speech: Mr. James said that he was our English teacher.

My understand of the reported sentences that Mr. James was a previous teacher, so what is the reported structure if the teacher is introducing himself as the current teacher?

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Reported speech structure

1.Direct speech:'I am your English teacher'said Mr.Jame 2.Reported speech:Mr.Jame said that he was our English teacher. My understand of the reported sentences that Mr.James was a previous teacher , so what is the reported structure if the teacher is introducing himself as the current teacher?