it's no use

This page is about the conversational phrase it's no use


You can say this if you think there's no point in doing something.

For example

  • "It's no use. I've looked everywhere but there just aren't any jobs around."

  • "I've tried to persuade her, but it's no use. She won't change her mind."

Quick Quiz

While trying to fix our car's engine, Louis said, "It's no use.

a. But it'll soon be OK."

b. We don't need it."

c. I can't fix it."

Contributor: Matt Errey