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    Default Reported speech

    'What I should do if I run out of time?' - the student asked.
    The student asked....
    The student asked what he should do if he RUN/RAN out of time. Which one is correct?

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    Default Re: Reported speech

    'ran'

    We need the past simple here, not the present, infinitive or past participle,

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