English speakers sometimes start a sentence with "Sure" in an argument. They use "Sure" sarcastically. Instead of being a way of agreeing with the other person, it shows that they can't believe what the person has just said.

For example:

A: Nina, I need to use your car. Let me borrow it, just for a few hours.

B: Sure, I'm supposed to let you borrow my car, when you won't even pay for my dinner? No way.

In this example, Person B does not want to let Person A borrow the car.

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