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How to use talking-to in a sentence
If someone is making lots of errors they will get a talking-to.Former NSA Director Michael Hayden Responds to Edward Snowden Claim | Eli Lake | June 12, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
We're talking-to ourselves—or rather, to a fringe constituency within ourselves.
I listened to you and those men talking to-night until I couldnt stand it a moment longer.The Wayfarers | Mary Stewart Cutting
The policeman on the corner came out, and taking Ferdinand William Otto by the shoulder, gave him a talking-to and a shaking.Long Live the King | Mary Roberts Rinehart
"I have been talking to-day with a manager," said he, also dropping his eyes.A Russian Proprietor | Lyof N. Tolstoi
We are as much given to talking to-day as we were to silence last evening.Hania | Henryk Sienkiewicz
For it had been about the "Novum" that Stan had given Strong that talking-to.A Crooked Mile | Oliver Onions
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