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Over 50 Simple Sentences With the Word ‘Told’


Told — US. [təʊld], UK. [təʊld]

Main meanings:

  1. Informed or conveyed information to someone verbally or in writing.


10 simple sentences:

  • She told me a story.
  • Mike told us a joke.
  • I told you to be careful.
  • They told him the truth.
  • The teacher told a tale.
  • We told them our plans.
  • She told him she loved him.
  • He told his friends a secret.
  • I told her about my brother.
  • Our parents told us to wait here.


The sentences from movies:

I told you, Qualen. – Cliffhanger (1993)

I told you to leave me there, Gump. – Forrest Gump (1994)

Bill just told me the happy news. – Twister (1996)

I thought your brother would have told you. – The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)

How come you never told me that before? – Monsters University (2013)

I told you I could Tarzan! – Tarzan (1999)

Told you there was a storm comin’. – Night at the Museum (2006)

I told you I’d teach you. – The Power of the Dog (2021)

Tell them what you just told me. – The Martian (2015)

I told you that. – Grand Hotel (1932)

I told you never to call me here. – Dr. Strangelove (1964)

I told you, I saw the whole thing. – Mean Girls (2004)

You told us to come to 802. – Murder Mystery (2019)

Frank told me about Sam. – The Day After Tomorrow (2004)

I told you to be invisible, son. – The Revenant (2015)

I know who told you that. – Double Indemnity (1944)

Pete told us. – Anyone But You (2023)

She told me yesterday. – The English Patient (1996)

Excuse me, Karen, I told you before. – Goodfellas (1990)

I told you! – The Evil Dead (1981)

Sarah told me so much. – Terminator Genisys (2015)

I thought I told you to go on. – FastFive (2011)

I told you I was talking to Shaw. – JFK (1991)

I told you I was sick. – Moulin Rouge (2001)

You remember I told you about her today? – High Fidelity (2000)

Ben told me he made it up. – The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

Who told you that? – Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

The cat told me. – Babe (1995)

I told you the rest. – Se7en (1995)

He’ll do what he’s told.I In the Name of the Father (1993)

Well, the point is, he told me something. – Dogma (1999)

Look, I told you before, kid. – Home Alone (1990)

I should have told you. – To Catch a Killer (2023)

Minegishi told me I had lost my appetite. – Bullet Train (2022)

Who told you about the dull? – The Banshees of Inisherin (2022)

I was told I might find her here. – La La Land (2016)

Andy did like he was told.The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

You told me he was coming. – Extraction 2 (2023)

Yes, I told you, I’m clean, all right? – Ted 2 (2015)

I told you to put the camera low. – Jerry Maguire (1996)

How many times have I told you, Srinivas? – Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

I told you to stay. – Braveheart (1995)

You told me I had more time. – King Kong (2005)

Kendrick told those men not to touch Santiago. – A Few Good Men (1992)

I told her to stay away from humans! – The Little Mermaid (1989)

I’m told it’s incredible. – Go (1999)

But you never say, I told you so. – Millers Crossing (1990)

And you never told us this before? – Frozen II (2019)

Any fool could have told her that. – To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

I told you, I ain’t got no agua. – No Country For Old Men (2007)

I told her. – Dirty Dancing (1987)

No, I told you straight. – Serpico (1973)

Billy told me all about you. – Shazam! Fury of the Gods (2023)

Damn it, Henry, I told you her name. – Out of Africa (1985)