Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Tell"

The meaning of "Tell" in various phrases and sentences

Q: Что значит "I can't tell up from down with you"?
A: Similar to the saying "I can't make heads or tails of this situation. "
Yours is basically saying that you don't understand that person. Their actions don't seem logical, and their feelings are unpredictable.
Q: Что значит I can't tell up from down with you.?
A: I can't tell what exactly is going on with you.
Q: Что значит "telling" in 248?
A: a telling question = a question that will reveal a lot about the person who answers it
Q: Что значит tell on you?
A: "Tell on you" means to tell an authority about something that person has done wrong. But usually this phrase is only used by children.
Q: Что значит I can tell?
A: They all really can be interchangeable in specific situations, but "I can tell" and "I realize" are relatively more interchangeable with each other and "I know " and "I understand" are relatively more interchangeable with each other.

So, here are their specifically nuanced meanings:

"I can tell" = I can see that
"I realize " = I've come to that conclusion
"I know" = しっています
"I understand" = わかります

Example sentences using "Tell"

Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с tell.
A: I tell my secrets for my best friend. (Eu conto meus segredos para o meu melhor amigo)
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с I can tell..
A: You can use "I can tell" in a sentence:
- I can tell that you're amazing.
- I can tell that this will not work.
You could also use it on its own as a short sentence:
- A: How did you know that I'm pregnant?
- B: I can tell.
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с I'm told.
A: I'm told that you are very fluent in english.

The weather is beautiful today as I've been told.

I'm told that you speak Spanish
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с Could you tell me how to use 'arbitrary'.
A: I hear it most often in math terms.
For example, "I'll just pick an arbitrary value to plug into this equation."
or "Given an arbitrary integer, if you multiply it by two it will result in an even number."
In math, it usually means something similar to "any" as in any value in general that will fit the math equation.
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с It's telling....
A: it's telling that ~ = it is important to notice ~; ~ is evidence that proves something

"I think Bill is doing something illegal to make money. It's telling that he suddenly bought a brand-new sports car." = the fact that Bill bought the new car is evidence of my claim that he is a criminal

"She won't admit it, but I think Jessie ate the cookies. It's telling that she couldn't explain the chocolate on her fingers." = the fact that Jessie had no explanation is evidence of my claim that she ate the cookies

Synonyms of "Tell" and their differences

Q: В чем разница между tell и say ?
A: Both words have similar meaning, but you use them differently.
You say something (Kate said that she was exhausted).
You tell someone something (Kate told him that she was exhausted).
Q: В чем разница между could you tell me what is it и could you tell me what it is ?
A: Could you tell me what it is is more correct. :)
Q: В чем разница между tell the different и make the difference ?
A: tell the difference表明区分的意思。 make the difference表明你帮助别人真的帮他们。

Look at those twins, I can't tell the difference between them.

Thanks for your help; you coming over to help me move really made the difference.
Q: В чем разница между you've told me и you told me и you tell me ?
A: "you've told me (already)" = person is telling you something again
"you told me..." = you are quoting the person by starting the sentence with it
"you tell me..." = you want the person to tell you something or explain their point of view
Q: В чем разница между tell и speak и talk ?
A: Speak and talk are nearly the same. Speak is the more professional formal word to use. Speaking and talking usually come only from your mouth. They are your words. But to "tell" something you only have to communicate it. "Tell" is less strict and can have more meanings. You can tell something by seeing it with your eyes, writing something to someone, speaking, or any other kind of communicating or observing. To tell is to give information in any way or to notice something. I know this might be a little confusing! If you need any more help or examples just ask.

Translations of "Tell"

Q: Как сказать на Английском (британский вариант)? she told me that she’s going to or she told me she’s going to?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Как сказать на Английском (британский вариант)? Could you tell me
A: Britain
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? tell me
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Как сказать на Английском (британский вариант)? would you tell me???
A: 'Post-it notes', is far more commonly said :)
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? she told me herself or she told me by herself
A: She told me herself.

Other questions about "Tell"

Q: I've told you that, before это звучит нормально?
A: Very natural, but you'll want to leave out the comma between that and before.
Q: Could you tell me
-what "Height-sick" is?
-when you would use it?
A: @Gigi1010: There are two possibilities:

"Altitude sickness" is a physical illness caused by lack of oxygen. Mountain climbers sometimes suffer from it.

"Fear of heights" is a mental condition which could be called "irrational fear of heights". That means someone has a phobia** about heights which are quite normal.

**a phobia is a physical, paralysing fear of something that is not threatening. It is a mental condition with physical symptoms.
Q: Who can tell me what did it write ,I can't even read it.
A: Hello [your name probably]
My name is Maria and I live with my family near Cologne. It's a great thing to learn other languages. The words on the frontside mean "Don;t wait for the perfect moment... just take the moment and make it perfect!". These words are so deep. Also make every moment perfect
Q: You already told me that before. это звучит нормально?
A: @guu-: It is perfect English, but can sound a little bit stern if you are not friendly in your tone of voice. If you want you sound more friendly you can try something like "Yes, I remember you telling me." (This is also more casual).
Q: You told me that to call you at two. это звучит нормально?
A: "You told me to call you at two."

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