You own a small pet store. Someone has offered to buy it from you. The price they're offering is high, but you're still not sure. You say this.
You're playing softball with a group of friends. You tried to hit the ball, but missed 3 times so you got struck out. Now you're explaining to your teammates why you missed.
You're talking about your driver's license with your office assistant because you need to rent a car on your next business trip. It's old, so you'll have to get a new one soon. This is what you tell your assistant.
You're chitchatting with some friends. One friend says that she only cleans her house once every two weeks. You're very clean. You say this.
Your 14-year-old son took your car and drove it around. He was caught by the police. When you go to pick him up at the police station, you're angry and scared because it was such a dangerous thing for him to do. You bark this at him in anger.