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LampPro Tip 1/3
Sharing InformationPlay
Use 'tell' when you want to share specific information directly with someone. SlideCould you tell me your email address?
LampPro Tip 2/3
Not for FactsPlay
'Tell' isn't used for stating facts or general information; use 'say' instead. SlideHe said Rome is beautiful, not 'he told Rome is beautiful.'
LampPro Tip 3/3
Direct ObjectPlay
'Tell' always requires a direct object to indicate whom the information is given to. SlidePlease tell us a story.