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Now You're Talking

What Does "Now You're Talking" Mean?

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"Now you're talking" is an English idiom. It is an expression of approval when someone says something sensible or desirable.

Examples in Sentences

Here are three examples of the idiom "now you're talking" used in a sentence:
  • You want to have pizza for dinner? Now you're talking my language!
  • Now you're talking sense; let's save money by carpooling to work.
  • A weekend getaway to the beach? Now you're talking; that sounds perfect.
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What Is an Idiom?

An idiom is a commonly used expression whose meaning does not relate to the literal meaning of its words. In other words, if you were to translate "Now You're Talking" word for word, there is no guarantee the translation would help you to understand the meaning.

An idiom often includes a cultural or historical context that makes it difficult for non-native English speakers to understand. A phrase is classified as an idiom when a direct translation of the words does not reveal the meaning. Most idioms rely on shared knowledge or experiences known only to a specific community.

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