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    Default what good are you.

    Ross: Tag? You're going?(Comes over to Tag) Uh we didn't get the chance to talk. Uh,so, where did you say you're from again?

    Tag: Colorado.

    Ross: Ah, what good are you.(Walks back to his map dejectedly.)

    => What does "What good are you." mean? ^^;

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    Default Re: what good are you.

    Quote Originally Posted by Alicelily
    Ross: Tag? You're going?(Comes over to Tag) Uh we didn't get the chance to talk. Uh,so, where did you say you're from again?
    Tag: Colorado.
    Ross: Ah, what good are you.(Walks back to his map dejectedly.)
    => What does "What good are you." mean? ^^;
    I think it differs, you have to look at the context in which it is used.

    1) It can/might be an insult here.

    2) What business do you have here ? what's the purpose of your visit ?

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