DIRECT/INDIRECT SPEECH
     he explained. (D.S.)                            while.” (D.S.)
        ̄           ̄                                  In such sentences Let is replaced by should. Should
    Sub.      Rep. V.                                is used after the Pro..
     He explained that                               That is used to join both the parts of the sentence.
       ̄         ̄               ̄                 463. (3) Bidding his dear friend
   Sub. Rep. V.         Connective                                              ̄
     he knew the place well                                                  Ob.
       ̄         ̄                                     good-bye, the patriot said
   Pro.1 S. Past                                                        ̄             ̄
     because he used to live                                          Sub.      Rep. V.
                 ̄                                    that     they would meet
              Pro.2                                    ̄             ̄           ̄
     there. (I.S.)                               Connective Pro.           S. Fut.
         ̄                                            again. (I.S.)
   Ext. wd.                                          “Good-bye! Dear friend,”
461. (4) She     said       that                                         ̄
           ̄          ̄             ̄                                     Ob.
         Sub. Rep. V. Connective                     said the patroit, “we
     they had been thinking                            ̄            ̄             ̄
         ̄                ̄                         Rep. V.      Sub.          Pro.
      Pro.       Past Per. cont.                     will meet again.” (D.S.)
     of selling the house but                               ̄
     had decided not to. (I.S.)                         S. Fut.
             ̄                                        when good bye is used in Reported Sp., then said
        Past Per.                                    (D.S.) is replaced with bade (I.S.)
     She said,”        we                       464. (1) “I am starting
        ̄          ̄         ̄                                ̄           ̄
    Sub. Rep. V. Pro.                                   Pro. Pr. Cont.
     were thinking of selling the                    the day after tomorrow,
        ̄           ̄                                  mother, “he said. (D.S.)
     Pro. Past Cont.                                       ̄          ̄        ̄
     house but we had decided                           Ob.       Sub. Rep. V.
                              ̄                       He told his mother
                         Past Per.                    ̄          ̄            ̄
     not to.” (D.S.)                               Sub. Rep. V.          Ob.
462. (1) The guide suggested
                                                     that        he was starting
                ̄                ̄
                                                        ̄            ̄            ̄
             Sub.          Rep. V.
                                                  Connective Pro.        Past Cont.
     that         we    should
                                                     in two days’ time. (I.S.)
         ̄            ̄         ̄
                                                465. (4) He      told     me
  Connective Pro. Mod. V.
                                                           ̄           ̄         ̄
     rest there for a while. (I.S.)
                                                        Sub. Rep. V. Ob.
             ̄
                                                     that      my train would leave
        Ext. wd.
                                                       ̄            ̄                ̄
     The guide suggested,
                                                 Connective Pro.1              S. Fut.
           ̄               ̄
                                                     if you       did not go
        Sub.         Rep. V.
     “Let’s rest here for a
                                                            ̄          ̄
          ̄             ̄                                  Pro.2 S. Past
                                                     that moment. (I.S.)
      let us      Ext. wd.
                                                              ̄
       ̄      ̄
                                                         Ext. wd.
    Inf. Pro.
                                            SEE–431