[təʊld] or [told]
(imp. & p. p.) of Tell
(-) imp. & p. p. of Tell.
pa.t. and pa.p. of tell.
- I told his impudence that the gilt pestle and mortar was quite ornament enough; as if I was born, indeed, to be a country surgeon's wife! 威廉·梅克比斯·萨克雷. 名利场.
- Remember what I told you on the moor--and ask yourself what my assertion is worth. 威尔基·柯林斯. 月亮宝石.
- We went to the 'commissionaire' of the hotel--I don't know what a 'commissionaire' is, but that is the man we went to--and told him we wanted a guide. 马克·吐温. 傻子出国记.
- Sixteen shillings sterling, we are told by Mr Byron, was the price of a good horse in the capital of Chili. 亚当·斯密. 国富论.
- I must do what I am told. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 小杜丽.
- But practical sense told them that sex cannot be confined within marriage. 沃尔特·李普曼. 政治序论.
- There were only these few words in her neatly flowing hand:-- I have told Mrs. Casaubon. 乔治·艾略特. 米德尔马契.
- I told Catherine and Ferguson about him and Ferguson was very impressed. 欧内斯特·海明威. 永别了,武器.
- A dozen year,' he told her. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 艰难时事.
- I won't look at him again, he told himself. 欧内斯特·海明威. 丧钟为谁而鸣.
- I hadn't any particular work to give him, but I had a number of small induction coils, and to give him something to do I told him to fix them up and sell them among his sailor friends. 弗兰克·刘易斯·戴尔. 爱迪生的生平和发明.
- He only told me a little about his parents and grandparents, and almost all in answer to my questions. 乔治·艾略特. 米德尔马契.
- My father brought me to the door, not a minute ago, but unfortunately he was not told that you were here, and he has gone away on some business. 伊丽莎白·盖斯凯尔. 南方与北方.
- Why were we ever told to bring navy revolvers with us if we had to be protected at last by this infamous star-spangled scum of the desert? 马克·吐温. 傻子出国记.
- He told me he had promised the Bishop to sign some kind of a petition against divorce. 伊迪丝·华顿. 快乐之家.