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    I haven't said I liked it either

    Hi!

    We were dicussing the word 'prude' with my friends and she said that she didn't like it. Since it was me who started the conversation maybe she thought that I liked it, but I didn't like it either. So I told her:
    I haven't said that I liked it either.

    And my question is - does my answer sounds English to you or you would better express this opinion in other words or with other constructions, like, say, "Notice, I didn't say I liked it".

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    Re: I haven't said I liked it either

    I wouldn't say this: 'I haven't said that I liked it either.', but I think that I've heard it said.

    "Notice, I didn't say I liked it". Formal, but adequate to the job.

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    Re: I haven't said I liked it either

    And what would be less formal?

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    Re: I haven't said I liked it either

    Just lose the 'notice'. 'I didn't say that I liked it'. Though this can sound just a little confrontational. If you're seeking agreement, and want to emphasise that fact, then you might say 'I also dislike it'.

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    Re: I haven't said I liked it either

    But what if I don't dislike it, if I just don't care. What to say then?

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    Re: I haven't said I liked it either

    You could tell her that you're indifferent to it.

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    Re: I haven't said I liked it either

    But what if I don't dislike it, if I just don't care. What to say then?
    "Did I say I liked it?"

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