Usage examples for telling

  1. It's no good your being hoity- toity, and telling me to mind my business. – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  2. You're telling me, sir?... – Shipwreck in the Sky by Eando Binder
  3. What is this thou'rt telling me? – Flemish Legends by Charles de Coster
  4. Oh, my mother's been telling me about her. – The Lamplighter by Maria S. Cummins
  5. 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
  6. I'm telling you to herd up on our north range, that's all. – Hopalong Cassidy by Clarence E. Mulford
  7. Aweel, we could not be telling that! – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder
  8. And two of them laughed- thought I was telling a funny story. – Son of Power by Will Levington Comfort and Zamin Ki Dost
  9. It is no matter about telling you who he was. – Journeys Through Bookland V2 by Charles H. Sylvester
  10. Do you mind telling me, Sally? – Concerning Sally by William John Hopkins
  11. 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
  12. You left her without telling her why. – Cumner & South Sea Folk, Complete by Gilbert Parker
  13. " I am telling you that it is impossible, and I told you so before. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  14. " I am telling you a thing that nobody else knows. – The Woman in Black by Edmund Clerihew Bentley
  15. 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
  16. No. I'm telling you the truth. – The Dark Star by Robert W. Chambers
  17. Do you mind telling me one thing? – Audrey Craven by May Sinclair
  18. Would you mind telling me who they are, then? – Mr. Marx's Secret by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  19. I was telling him about it. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  20. Ask the Duke, without telling him that I asked you, what I should do. – The Idol of Paris by Sarah Bernhardt