Posted by Word Camel on March 21, 2004
In Reply to: "There", ? posted by Jason on March 21, 2004
: I came across this expression, I 'd like to know ift its commonly used this way?
: "There," I told you she'd make it!
: -used to express strong feelings such as anger, reassurance finality or reflection of feelings?
"There" is short for "there you are" or "there it is" meaning something like "here is the evidence for what I told you". It expresses what you said, and it is commonly used this way in ordinary speech.