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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “you may well ask”

you may well ask

(also well may you ask) humorous
it would be very interesting to know
(表示…耐人尋味)你覺得出奇吧
How could Jonathan afford to buy a new suit? You may well ask.
喬納森怎麼買得起一套新西裝的呢?你感到出奇吧?
Questioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
(Definition of you may well ask from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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