Usage examples for telling

  1. " I am telling you that it is impossible, and I told you so before. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  2. Do you mind telling me, Sally? – Concerning Sally by William John Hopkins
  3. What is this thou'rt telling me? – Flemish Legends by Charles de Coster
  4. It's no good your being hoity- toity, and telling me to mind my business. – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  5. Aweel, we could not be telling that! – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder
  6. Do you mind telling me one thing? – Audrey Craven by May Sinclair
  7. I was just sitting by her bed, telling her about Sir Arthur and his accusation, and she was very much interested, and asked if I had the pendant with me. – Christina by L. G. Moberly
  8. Oh, my mother's been telling me about her. – The Lamplighter by Maria S. Cummins
  9. Ask the Duke, without telling him that I asked you, what I should do. – The Idol of Paris by Sarah Bernhardt
  10. Would you mind telling me who they are, then? – Mr. Marx's Secret by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  11. I was telling him about it. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  12. He had been on his way to her, his mind made up that he would not sleep without telling her of his love. – Wolf Breed by Jackson Gregory
  13. You're telling me, sir?... – Shipwreck in the Sky by Eando Binder
  14. There now, Mo, see what I said- what a bad one I am at telling of things! – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  15. " I am telling you a thing that nobody else knows. – The Woman in Black by Edmund Clerihew Bentley
  16. It is no matter about telling you who he was. – Journeys Through Bookland V2 by Charles H. Sylvester
  17. No. I'm telling you the truth. – The Dark Star by Robert W. Chambers
  18. You left her without telling her why. – Cumner & South Sea Folk, Complete by Gilbert Parker
  19. I'm telling you to herd up on our north range, that's all. – Hopalong Cassidy by Clarence E. Mulford