Present and Past
|Simple||I tell you tell it/she/he tells we tell you all tell they tell||I told you told it/she/he told we told you all told they told|
|Progressive||I am telling you are telling it/she/he is telling we are telling you all are telling they are telling||I was telling you were telling it/she/he was telling we were telling you all were telling they were telling|
|Perfect||I have told you have told it/she/he has told we have told you all have told they have told||I had told you had told it/she/he had told we had told you all had told they had told|
|Perfect Progressive||I have been telling you have been telling it/she/he has been telling we have been telling you have been telling they have been telling||I had been telling you had been telling it/she/he had been telling we had been telling you had been telling they had been telling|
Future and conditional
|Simple||I will tell you will tell it/she/he will tell we will tell you all will tell they will tell||I would tell you would tell it/she/he would tell we would tell you all would tell they would tell|
|Progressive||I will be telling you will be telling it/she/he will be telling we will be telling you all will be telling they will be telling||I would be telling you would be telling it/she/he would be telling we would be telling you all would be telling they would be telling|
|Perfect||I will have told you will have told it/she/he will have told we will have told you all will have told they will have told||I would have told you would have told it/she/he would have told we would have told you all would have told they would have told|
|Perfect Progressive||I will have been telling you will have been telling it/she/he will have been telling we will have been telling you will have been telling they will have been telling||I would have been telling you would have been telling it/she/he would have been telling we would have been telling you would have been telling they would have been telling|
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Usage information for tell
This verb can also mean the following: be, be demonstrated, use beads, enumerate, count, on liberty, be apparent, identify, say, order, convey by speech, reckon, convey, reveal, direct, have an effect, have, distinguish, be revealed, discern, narrate, instruct, use, notice, say to someone
Examples of tell
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