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The policeman ____ me the way.

A. told
B. explained
C. directed

Note: I would say “show me the way” and “point the way”. Do you think “tell someone the way” is a common expression?

For learning: English
Base language: English
Category: Language

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    There is only one answer to the question above and that is A, told, the others require the addition of another word for the sentence to make sense.
    And Yes, I agree with the way you say it, but the last sentence, tell someone the way, is usually expressed as, show someone the way, or tell someone how to get there.

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