Read and Listen To Sentences Using the Word
"Told"

I told him to come.
She told him a joke.
She told him her age.
She told him to stop.
Guess what he told me.
She told him to study.
It was her that told me.
She told him not to worry.
She told him to try harder.
A friend told me that story.
I wish you had told me that.
I told him to leave the room.
Nancy told me about the fire.
She told him that she was sad.
He told me about it in private.
I did it the way he told me to.
I was told to wait for a while.
She told him that he was right.
Have you been told when to come?
She told him that she was happy.
She told us not to make a noise.
She told us the road was closed.
He told me not to drive too fast.
He told me the story of his life.
She told me an interesting story.
No one told me that he had failed.
She told him that she was leaving.
She told me not to go there alone.
He told me he was going to America.
No one told me that she had failed.
She told him to rewrite his resume.
Tom told us that he had a headache.
Have you been told about the problem?
She told him all about her childhood.
She told him that her father had died.
She told him that she didn't love him.
They concluded that he had told a lie.
You ought to have told me that before.
She told him where to put the suitcase.
Have you told anyone about this problem?
He told me about the change in the plan.
She told him that it would rain all day.
He told me that his father was a teacher.
He told me that I should be more careful.
Mary told me that she was glad to see me.
She told him a joke, but he didn't laugh.
Have you been told where to park your car?
Have you been told why we didn't hire you?
A bunch of people told me not to eat there.
He told us a very exciting adventure story.
I wish you had not told him about the plan.
I told the story to anyone who would listen.
She told him that she believed in astrology.
The driver told us which bus we should take.
Have you been told where the meeting will be?
My vet told me to feed my dog in the evening.
Have you told anyone about the surprise party?
He told them that he had had a wonderful time.
My teacher told me to read as much as I could.
Don't worry. I told you everything would be OK.
She told me which clothes would be good to wear.
A doctor told me that eating eggs was bad for me.
Have you told everyone where the meeting will be?
I didn't go out at all because you told me not to.
She told him that she had seen me there last week.
Tom told Mary that the cake she baked tasted good.
I told you guys to go home. Why are you still here?
Have you been told when you are expected to be here?
Have you been told the reasons why we didn't hire you?
She told him a joke, but he didn't think it was funny.
You should have told me that you wanted me to come alone.
Have you told everyone when and where the meeting will be?
Tom told her that he had written that poem two years before.
What he told us the other day simply doesn't make sense, does it?
I told the children to be quiet, but they just kept on being noisy.
I can't tell you everything I've been told because I've been told not to.
I'd like to introduce to you the gentleman I told you about the other day.
My teacher told me that I should have spent more time preparing my speech.
Even though her vet told her not to, she continued to feed her dog raw vegetables.
If you'd told me about it earlier, I could've been free. However, tomorrow I have plans to go back home.


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