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used informally and often ironically to add emphasis to a statement:
all his plays have such ridiculous plots — talk about good drama!
know what one is talking about,
to have thorough or specialized knowledge
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One teacher should not talk about another, nor should a doctor discuss a colleague.
One cannot speak of ice to summer insects nor talk about the sky to frogs in a well.
In front of dwarves one should not talk about midgets.
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