This phrase is often used to in recognition to others in conversation. It is used positively.
It is not said often with a questioning tone, however when it is, it can mean "really?"
Person#1: I've been out all day today
Person#2: Is it?
1. "Really, is that so?"
2. "Your're having me on."
3. "Christ, I don't believe that for a second."
You: I slept with Kim Mathers last night.
Your mate: Is it?
You: She was a right cunt.
Your mate: Is it?
You: Wanna get some crisps?
Your mate: Yeh, bru.
To acknowledge a statement with expressing particular surprise or interest.
I bumped into that yat you were bangin down luton, she looked like she was up the duff ya na.
similar to innit
where by innit
is often rhetorical, isit poses a question that begs answering. Often eshews syntax of pre contracted form("is it?")
-"dude, Aah've bin wahlkin ahl ouver Luundin ahn I aint seen a baegil store anyplace"
Pronounced 'izzit', the new replacement for 'innit' or 'isn't it'. Almost always used at the end of a sentence, or as a phrase by itself.
#1 Is it can be used as a tag question, to request the adjacent response equivalent to 'it is'
#2 Is it can be used to add kudos to a previous statement
A) Ready for a jam man, is it?
B) It is man.
A) Gonna get some beh pusseh tonight man.
B) Is it!
More Core language from High Wycombe, England but this is used elsewhere as well. Used to question a statement but is more often rhetorical than not. Not to be confused with 'izit?
' which demands an answer.
Jo: "Let's go to Baker's Oven."
A term used to question a statement.
Can be used in return to a stupid, unnecessary comment, to irritate others, or simply to question something that has been said.
"get your books out and write algebra as the title"
"oh is it?"
"of course it fucking is!"