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    go tell it on the mountain

    Dear all,

    I knew that "Go tell it on the mountain" is a novel. But what does it refer to when someone asks another saying "go tell it on the mountain" I sit a famous expression?

    Thanks a lot.

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    Re: go tell it on the mountain

    Does it mean, "Go and spread the word"??

    Thanks.

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    Re: go tell it on the mountain

    It's also a Christian song, and yes, the idea would be that you should go tell it on the mountain, over the hills, and everywhere to spread the word.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: go tell it on the mountain

    It may be sarcastic. What is the context, maiabulela?

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