04 March 2020
Verbs Say и Tell seem to us very tricky. Every time (after a long thinking process) having chosen one of them we find out that we’ve taken the wrong path. Well, not every time of course, but quite often. Their meaning we’ve already discussed. So now let’s try to remember the collocations which include these verbs, in order not be fall the victims of their cunning.
good morning/good night/good evening/hello/goodbye
He left and didn’t even say goodbye.
Say something! I cannot read your mind.
Don’t say so! I am sure you are just upset.
a few words
I’d like to say a few words about our team.
I’ve never said the prayer before.
Just say thank you, it was not so difficult for me.
It’s so important to say sorry when necessary.
Did she say yes or no?
How do you know they tell a lie?
Who told our secret?
Just tell the truth, they will not get angry.
He tells hilarious jokes!
I want to tell a story before we start our discussion.
Who can tell the exact time?
Do I need to tell the difference between the pictures?
one from another
They are twins, no one can tell one from another.
Do you want me to tell your fortune?
Follow the link given to reset the password.