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    what is meaning by "ever"?

    A:I've never eaten cotton candy, it's taste good?
    B:Oh, boy, is it ever! It is so light and sweet. I am sure you will love it.

    what is meaning by "ever"?

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    Re: what is meaning by "ever"?

    Quote Originally Posted by purecopper View Post
    A:I've never eaten cotton candy. Does it taste good?
    B:Oh, boy, does it ever! It is so light and sweet. I am sure you will love it.

    what is meaning by "ever"?
    Does it ever! = It really, really does!

    It sure does! You bet!

    (You could have had the first persons say "It is tasty?" and the response could have been "Is it ever!" However the way it was written orignally is not grammatical)

    {not a teacher}
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    Re: what is meaning by "ever"?

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    Does it ever! = I really, really does!

    It sure does! You bet!

    (You could have had the first persons say "It is tasty?" and the response could have been "Is it ever!" However the way it was written orignally is not grammatical)

    {not a teacher}
    Thanks for your explanation and correction.

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