it's just thatINFORMAL
This page is about the conversational phrase it's just that
You can say this when you're explaining your reason for doing something, esp. if you've upset or disappointed someone.
- "Why didn't you get me a ticket?"
"It's just that I didn't think you'd want to go. That's all."
- "You don't think I'll pay you back, do you?"
"I do. It's just that Maria made me promise not to lend you any more money."
"I want to help you move the furniture. It's just that
Contributor: Matt Errey