Some employees who work for you made a mistake. You're not angry, but you want to avoid making this mistake in the future. You ask the group to figure out a way to avoid it.
What measures can we put in place to make sure that this doesn't happen again?
You're ready to go to sleep, but your wife is already in bed and is stretched out over the whole bed. You need for her to move so that you'll have room to lay down. You say this to her.
Hey, you're taking up the whole bed!
You were having a friendly disagreement with your friend about who's going to win a baseball game. Your friend announced "I bet you a hundred dollars the Mets are going to lose." You really think the Mets will win, so you would agree to that bet. You say this in response to your friend.
I might take you up on that.
There was an earthquake recently which damaged a lot of buildings in your city. You're talking with a neighbor about it. You want to think about the situation positively, so you say this to your neighbor.
Difficult situations like this really bring out the best in people.
You're commenting on an Internet forum about fashion. Someone has asked how she can find really nice shoes for a low price. You don't think it's possible to buy nice shoes cheaply. You write this because you think that she should pay more for a nicer pair of shoes.
You get what you pay for when it comes to shoes.