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    Default What's up?

    Hi all,

    If someone says what's up/what gives to me, what am I then supposed to answer?


    Thank you very much.

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    It means 'what's going on' or 'what have you been doing'. Give them your news.

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    I agree with Tdol about "What's up?" but "What gives?" tends to denote that the speaker is suspicious about something.

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    Default Re: What's up?

    Quote Originally Posted by Anonymous
    Hi all,

    If someone says what's up/what gives to me, what am I then supposed to answer?


    Thank you very much.
    Same old, same old. :wink:

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