Tell me

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Definition

Tell me...: I'd like to know..., explain to me...
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Tell me, how's your mother doing? I'd like to know how she is.

Tell me about (yourself!): Describe, talk about (yourself) to me
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Examples

  • "You're not going to conform to my narrow vision of what a Scottish person is, so why don't you tell me what you're good at?"
  • "Dave : Excuse me, can you tell me where the toilets are please?"
  • "Inga : So, Bruno, tell me something."
  • "Tell me all about this 'Australia'."
  • "Tell me, sweet thing, are you enjoying your trip?"
  • "Dr. Loblaw : Sir, can you tell me your name?"
  • "Philip : So wait, you're calling me to tell me you'll be early?"
  • "You can tell me where you got this crown."
  • "Now, while she's changing the bill, tell me a bit more about your native Sweden, I've heard it's quite cold this time of year."
  • "Bruno tell me to come pick you up, so I do."

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