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The boy said to the principal, “Why can’t it be correct?” Change into Indirect Speech

The boy said to the principal, “Why can’t it be correct?” Change into Indirect Speech

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  1. Indirect Speech: The boy asked the teacher that why it couldn’t be correct.

    Explanation: If the reporting verb is in the past tense, then the modals like can changes to could, may changes to might, will/shall change to would, have to changes to had to etc.

    And if the sentence is interrogative, we use the reporting verbs – asked, enquired, etc.

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