John: "I really like your shirt."
John said he really ... your shirt.
Gina: "My family has a house near the sea. We go there all the time."
Gina said her family ... a house near the sea.
Be careful: Gina's family still owns a house near the sea.
Linda: "I fell from the stairs when I was six".
Linda said she ... from the stairs when she was six.
Mike: "Do your homework".
Mike told me ... my homework.
"To tell somebody to do something" means to order somebody to do something.
Ben: "I've never been to Paris before".
Ben said he ... to Paris before.
had never been
have never been
Anne and Jane: "We are really glad to see you".
Anne and Jane said they ... really glad to see you.
Jake: "I did the dishes yesterday".
Jake said he ... the dishes yesterday.