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here we go again

This page is about the conversational phrase here we go again


You can say this when something annoying or upsetting starts to happen again.

For example

  • When his wife started complaining, George said, "Here we go again. You're never happy, are you?"

  • After reading the email, Lucy said, "Here we go again. Another customer says her order hasn't arrived."

Quick Quiz

My son said, "Here we go again," as soon as I started

a. congratulating him

b. helping him out

c. criticizing him

Contributor: Matt Errey