I have a doubt if the following direct to indirect speech. Which one of a & b is right? Thanks in advance. Une mère demande a son fils
I'm not sure that I'm seeing your whole post. It seems to end at "Une mère demande à son fils".
That is correct, btw.
Une mère demande À son fils DE faire qqc.
I think the confusion comes when in certain instances you don't add either preposition after the noun.
eg) I would like to order a coffee. Je voudrais demander un café.
You wouldn't say Je voudrais demander au café... that's saying that you're asking the coffee to do something.
Hope this clears it up!
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