Nothing-anything-vocab

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Definition

You know nothing!: You do not know anything! You do not have any knowledge!
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Anything and nothing are respectively used in negative and affirmative constructions (to avoid a double negative):

I need nothing! I do not need anything! There is nothing that I need!

You don't know anything!: You know nothing! You do not have any knowledge!
idiom
I don't need anything! I need nothing! There isn't anything that I need!

Examples

  • "-Nothing. Unless you're crooked."

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