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kuniklo
what does "back in the day" mean?
Mar 17, 2008 6:56 AM
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Usually used when someone wants to relate to something that happened long ago. Picture this: A grandfather talking to his grandson who is playing on his computer. The grandfater says, "Back in those days, we don't have computers; we played with marbles all day."
March 17, 2008
"Back in the day" is a way of saying "a long time ago in your past." People can say it to refer to how the old days were when they were younger.
March 21, 2008
kuniklo
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