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tell in English:

1. told told


He told deliberate lies.
After she filled out the application, the records clerk told her that the fee was eight dollars.
He didn't tell a lie. As a matter of fact, he told the whole truth.
When both girls told John they had feelings for him, he was in a quandary as to which girl he should be with.
The doctor told you to stay in bed until your fever goes down, didn't he?
Babies can become dehydrated from a high fever, so I was told that it would be better to send him to the hospital.
He hadn't been in the office five minutes before he told us what to do.
What they said to you is exactly the opposite of what they told me yesterday.
He told me his address, but unfortunately I had no paper to write it down on.
At the age of six he had learned to use the typewriter and told the teacher that he did not need to learn to write by hand.
You'd be amazed how many times I've told Tom not to do that.
Tom was afraid of getting in trouble if he told Mary where he had really been.
I'm told "idiot" is a bad word, but where I grew up it doesn't really feel that bad.
What he told us the other day simply doesn't make sense, does it?
Tom seemed genuinely surprised when I told him that Mary had left town.

English word "tell"(told) occurs in sets:

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Go to sleep.
I hope to one day speak German as well as you speak English.
Why aren't you going? "Because I don't want to."
It took me more than two hours to translate a few pages of English.
Look at me when I talk to you!
Homeroom teachers should make every effort to keep in touch with their students.
Nobody ever comes to see us in this out-of-the-way village.
If I can get into university, I am hoping to learn to speak two foreign languages.
Fewer workers meant fewer people with money to buy goods.
Franklin Roosevelt was born to a rich and important New York family.
Two roundtrip tickets to Osaka, please.
The president was quoted as saying he would like to visit Japan soon.
You are welcome to the use of our house while we are away on vacation.
It began to rain heavily just as we got to the gate.
According to the weather forecast, the rainy season will set in next week.