you can say that again
Also, you said it. I totally agree with what you said, as in What a relief that Brian didn't get hurt.—You can say that again! or This is a huge house.—You said it. [Colloquial; first half of 1900s]
Words That Can Ruin Your SentenceActually . . . crutch words slip into sentences in order to give the speaker more time to think or to emphasize a statement. Over time, they become unconscious verbal tics. Here are some crutch words to avoid!
you bet your ass, you better believe it, you can catch more flies with honey than with vinegar, you can lead a horse to water but you can't make it drink, you can lead a horse to water, but you can't make him drink., you can say that again, you can't fit a round peg in a square hole, you can't go home again, you can't have your cake and eat it too, you can't make a silk purse from a sow's ear, you can't make an omelet without breaking eggs
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