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The examiner let me sit quietly until everyone had finished.
The examiner made me sit quietly until everyone had finished.

Don't use let in the sense of make, meaning to force.

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He told, 'I will go home.'
He said, 'I will go home.'
He told that he'd go home.
He said that he'd go home.

Use to say when referring to a person's actual words, and in indirect speech if the sentence doesn't contain an indirect object.

Common idioms with say and tell:
Say a prayer. Who says? I must say! You can say that again! If you say so. Tell the truth. Tell a lie. Tell a story. Tell the time. Tell your fortune. Tell someone your name.

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America was discovered by Columbus.
America was invented by Columbus.
Edison invented the gramophone.
Edison discovered the gramophone.

To discover is to find that which existed before but was unknown, and to invent is to create that which didn't exist before.

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No-one has been hanged in Britain since 1964.
No-one has been hung in Britain since 1964.
We hung the picture on the wail.
We hanged the picture on the wall.

When the reference is to killing a person or animal by hanging, we use the form hanged. In other cases, the form is hung. The principal parts of the two verbs are: hang, hanged, hanged; hang, hung, hung.

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The teacher agreed to go with us.
The teacher accepted to go with us.

Accept means to take something that is offered to you. Maria accepted the bunch of flowers. It also means to believe something you're told: Ken accepted his explanation. Agree to means to do what one is asked to do: David agreed to come to London on Monday, but agree with means to have the same opinion as someone else. The Long family never agree with each other.

We agree with a person, but to a thing. I agree with Luke, but I can't agree to this plan.

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