Sentence Examples with the word tell

Some give directions to be waked every half-hour, doubtless for no other purpose; and then, to pay for it, they tell what they have dreamed.

Now tell me where the calls come from.

I almost assumed he was dead-dead but thought you'd tell me if so.

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To tell them that she felt ashamed for herself and for them would be to betray her agitation, while to decline their offers to dress her would prolong their banter and insistence.

Carpenter, when he's through with that buckle, tell him to forge a pair of steel shoulder-blades; there's a pedlar aboard with a crushing pack.

Pull up, I tell you! he cried in a piercing voice, and again shouted something breathlessly with emphatic intonations and gestures.

I think someone forgot to tell the mountain lions where the borders were.

I did tell her what's needed to begin the process of getting the jerk declared dead.

When Dr. Bell and others tell her, what is certainly true from an impersonal point of view, that she owes it to the cause of education to write what she knows, she answers very properly that she owes all her time and all her energies to her pupil.

No one can tell the physical difference until the injections wear off.