Here's one example:
1a. Leila said, "If I were you, I'd be patient."
1b. Leila advised me to be patient.
Learn more here: Reported Speech [Madrasati @ Abdessalami On_Line]
I want to learn that when I report the expression ' If I were you...' , whether I must change the subject and the tense or not?
For now thank you..
Thank you so much for your help!