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    Cool you name it

    Hi,

    I sometimes here an expression like "well, you name it..." what does that exactly mean?

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    #2

    Re: you name it

    Quote Originally Posted by bieasy View Post
    Hi,

    I sometimes here(hear) an expression like "well, you name it..." what does that exactly mean?
    (Not a teacher)
    Longman's definition
    you name it (they've got it)!(=and so on/so forth; etc.)
    spoken used after a list of things to mean that there are many more you could mention
    Clothes, books - you name it, they sell it!

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    Cool Re: you name it

    Quote Originally Posted by albertino View Post
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    Longman's definition
    you name it (they've got it)!(=and so on/so forth; etc.)
    spoken used after a list of things to mean that there are many more you could mention
    Clothes, books - you name it, they sell it!
    like etc.... ? and so forth....?

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