Date: Sun, 6 Feb 1994 22:28:52 -700
From: Keith Russell wkr[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]US.DYNIX.COM
Subject: She's All
I've enjoyed the informal surveys concerning current usage, so I decided
to do one of my own.
A couple of years ago, my daughter (now a junior in high school) and her
friends started using the phrase "s/he's all" to mean "s/he says" or "s/he
said," when reporting a dialog. For example, an incident might go
something like this:
He's all, "Would you like to go?"
And she's all, "I'll have to check my schedule."
And he's all, "Let me know, okay?"
Interestingly enough, my two older children have never seemed to acquire
Have any of you heard this?
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