you know what? | you know something?INFORMAL
This page is about the conversational phrase you know what? | you know something?
You can say this to get someone's attention, esp. before explaining or clarifying something.
- "You must really love your job."
"You know what? I'm actually pretty sick of it. I'm thinking of quitting."
- "You and Evie have had such a happy marriage, haven't you?"
"It might look that way, but you know something? It hasn't always been easy. We've had to work at it."
You can say "You know what?" or "You know something?" before you
Contributor: Matt Errey