When someone's trying to tell you something is it rude to say 'what is it?' Or does it depend on the tone? I don't think you can say that to your boss, although friends and colleagues should be alright depending on the tone of course. Please correct me if I'm mistaken. 

Original Post

Ashraful, could you give us some more context, that is, an imaginary conversation in which you say: What is it?

Scenario 1:

A: Hey do you remember my weird Jewish neighbor? 

B: Yea what is it this time?

Scenario 2:

A: Hey man why are you so quiet? Is everything alright.

B: Yeah, I'm okay. 

A: I can see you're lying. What is it?

Add Reply

×
×
×
×
Link copied to your clipboard.
×