Alex Fink wrote: > > Larry Sulky wrote: > > > > For that matter, what do other natlangs and other varieties of English do? > > "That's what she said!" is more or less a N. Am. analogue, as I understand it. Yep. First person: "I think the task may be difficult, but I'll try to do it." Second person, innocently: "It's so hard. Do you think you can keep it up?" First person: "That's what she said!"