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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TELL

Tell Mrs. Van Geist if she can't come down, I'll run up to her.

Take it at once, and tell her I shall be up to see her presently.

I could tell it, if nothing else showed it, by the way in which she overdoes respectability.

Don't mind him, dad—I know all about it, I tell you—I'll explain later to you.

Did he tell you how to make a lovely asparagus short-cake or something?

But she constantly recalls what that snobbish Bines was unfair enough to tell her.

If you think it is I'll tell you something that isn't: Avice practically refused him.

Aspasia will tell you I have been a beautiful but idle dreamer all my life.

"But I tell you she isn't right," insisted Percival, warmly.

"I thought I would come and tell you," said Halbert, coloring a little.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.