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    Convert the statement below into indirect speech
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    The Chief psychologist said: “The general environment of a person ultimately has an effect on his character. People of every nationality have their own particular characteristics; those who now dwell on rugged mo0untain ranges invariably have a different outlook in life from those who live I the towns of the lowlands. So is it with the sea, which holds the hearts and love of thousands with its insistent call. This is why last year I preached tolerance and understanding.”

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    Quote Originally Posted by Anago_Pee View Post
    Convert the statement below into indirect speech
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    The Chief psychologist said: “The general environment of a person ultimately has an effect on his character. People of every nationality have their own particular characteristics; those who now dwell on rugged mo0untain ranges invariably have a different outlook in life from those who live I the towns of the lowlands. So is it with the sea, which holds the hearts and love of thousands with its insistent call. This is why last year I preached tolerance and understanding.”
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