Words & Phrases
a shy, silly type of laugh usually made by a girl
Hee, hee, hee. I don’t know what you’re talking about.
a cheerful greeting
Hey, hey, hey ... look who finally showed up.
the way Santa Claus laughs
I knew Santa Claus was ahead of us at the mall when I heard, “Ho, ho, ho. Merry Christmas!”
OK, I got it
Coach: You need to step it up; we're losing.
Player: I know, I know, I know!
a way to announce that you have arrived
Knock, knock, knock ... Is anybody home?
a strong way to bring attention to yourself
Mom: Who wants ice cream for dessert?
Children: Me! Me! Me!
expresses surprise or being pleased
My, my, my … you did a beautiful job decorating that cake!
a way to emphasize that you just can’t do something
No, no, no. Please, I can’t have any pie 'cause I’m on a diet.
it is alright
Fifi: Would you hurry up?
Mason: OK OK OK!