What does Olha Só mean

What does Olha Só mean. Look what I've found!
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Here in Brazil is common to hear people saying the expression Olha Só here and there. But what does Olha Só mean?

Olha só has different meanings and can be used in different situations. For example, when you want to call someone’s attention to something. Take a look!

To call someone’s attention

What does Olha Só mean. Neil! Look who is here!

To let someone know that an unexpected person is at a certain place.

Pablo: Neil! Olha só quem tá aqui!
Neil: Diogo! Maravilhoso!
Pablo: Neil! Look who is here!
Neil: Diogo! Wonderful!

What does Olha Só mean. What does Olha Só mean
To show something that someone has seen some place.

Luana: Diogo! Olha só essa foto que eu achei sua no Instagram!
Diogo: Que isso?! Eu não lembro dessa foto.
Luana: Estranho, né?!
Luana: Diogo, look at this photo of you that I’ve found on Instagram!
Diogo: What is that?! I don’t remember this!
Luana: Weird, isn’t it?

To start an argument

What does Olha Só mean. Look, dear! If there is someone that needs to lose weight, this person is you!

The expression Olha Só can also be used when you want to start an argument with someone.

Juliana: Julieta, eu acho que você precisa emagrecer um pouquinho!
Julieta: Olha só, querida! Quem precisa emagrecer é você!
Juliana: Julieta, I think you need to lose a little bit of weight.
Julieta:
Look, dear…If there is someone that needs to lose weight, this person is you!

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