it depends | that depends
This page is about the conversational phrase it depends | that depends
You can say this if you can't give a definite answer because something might change, or because different things are possible.
- "Will you play golf this afternoon?"
"It depends. If it stops raining, I might."
- "How much are the tickets?"
"That depends. Seats at the front are expensive, but seats up the back are much cheaper."
Also "it all depends"
Enzo said, "Are you getting a new car?" and I said, "It depends.
Contributor: Matt Errey