Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Saying"

The meaning of "Saying" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Not Quite Saying What You Mean mean?
A:
não dizendo o que você quer dizer
Q: What does Saying it out loud, mean?
A: When you voice your thoughts or something you're reading
☞ '' He read it out loud''
☞ '' He's saying his thoughts out loud''

Synonyms of "Saying" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Saying and Telling ?
A: When you're saying something, a lot of the time it's just putting something out there. Telling something is when you're specifically talking to a person or a bunch of people. Ex: "I always say that", "I can say a lot of words"
"I tell you every day" "Im going to tell him"
Q: What is the difference between Saying and By saying ?
A: What are you saying? I was saying something before he interrupted. Saying that I'm stupid is mean. "Qué será será" is a popular saying. What do you mean by saying that? By saying hello, he made me smile.

Other questions about "Saying"

Q: Saying "I don't actually know" is the same of saying "I'm not sure"?
A: "I don't actually know" means that you have no information about smth. You don't give any answer.
"I'm not sure" means that you give an answer and you know something but you do not know whether this information is true or not.
Q: I'm saying/telling that because...
Saying or Telling?
A:

You're welcome .
"I'm saying/talking about...." - depends on the context.

You cannot say "I'm saying about". Grammatically wrong.

"I'm talking about..." - gives the person you are speaking to an idea about the subject of your conversation.

"I'm saying...." - gives the person you're speaking to more detailed information about what you are saying.

For example: "I'm talking about the Game of Thrones princess with blonde hair".

"I'm saying that the Game of Thrones princess will sit on the Iron Throne."
Q: Saying sorry doesn't make it okay, it's too late. does this sound natural?
A: I say it's good. But, try to work on putting on quotations around the sentence you want people to help you with.

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