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* Very common on public safety radio channels. It serves two purposes. It confirms that the original transmission was understood correctly, and it also gives other units a second chance to hear what is going on when they may be in a position to assist or get on scene faster.

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* Very common on public safety radio channels. channels, and often referred to as "Echoing." It serves two purposes. It confirms that the original transmission was understood correctly, and it also gives other units a second chance to hear what is going on when they may be in a position to assist or get on scene faster. Radio dispatchers will often even echo ''themselves'' in order to draw attention to important information, such as holding a channel for priority traffic or informing a first responder of scene safety information.



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* The 1990's series ''Reasonable Doubts'' involves a cop [[TheyFightCrime assigned to work with]] a deaf female prosecutor. He knows sign language, but always repeats back what she's saying to confirm that he understood. This has the benefit of [[RepeatingSoTheAudienceCanHear translating for the audience who don't know sign language]].

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** In "Valiant", the Red Squad cadets do this to excess, subtly highlighting their inexperience at running a ship.


* ''Film/MadMaxFuryRoad''. [[MookLieutenant Ace]] does this while hooking up the War Rig, not only for safety reasons but also to rev up the War Boys escorting (what should be) a routine supply run.

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* ''Film/MadMaxFuryRoad''. [[MookLieutenant Ace]] does this while hooking up the War Rig, not only for safety reasons but also to rev up the War Boys escorting (what should be) a [[MundaneMadeAwesome routine supply run.
run]].
-->'''Ace:''' Today we're headin' to Gas Town!
-->'''War Boys:''' Gas Town!
-->'''Ace:''' Today we're haulin' Aqua Cola!
-->'''War Boys:''' Aqua Cola!




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* ''Film/MadMaxFuryRoad''. [[MookLieutenant Ace]] does this while hooking up the War Rig, not only for safety reasons but also to rev up the War Boys escorting (what should be) a routine supply run.


* PlayedForLaughs in ''Film/TheLastJedi'' with Kylo Ren ordering the First Order on the rebel planet and Hux repeating the very same thing, though the officers are right in front of them and clearly heard Kylo the first time. After the third repeat, Kylo even gives a YouHaveGotToBeKiddingMe! side-glance to Hux's obvious attempt to maintain the illusion that he's in control here. Eventually Kylo loses patience when Hux openly questions his orders and Force-slams him aside. A soldier then complies with Ren's order without missing a beat.

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* PlayedForLaughs in ''Film/TheLastJedi'' with Kylo Ren ordering the First Order on the rebel planet and Hux repeating the very same thing, though the officers are right in front of them and clearly heard Kylo the first time. After the third repeat, Kylo even gives a YouHaveGotToBeKiddingMe! YouHaveGotToBeKiddingMe side-glance to Hux's obvious attempt to maintain the illusion that he's in control here. Eventually Kylo loses patience when Hux openly questions his orders and Force-slams him aside. A soldier then complies with Ren's order without missing a beat.


'''James Bond''': [beat] Don't worry, I get it.\\

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'''James Bond''': [beat] Don't worry, I get it.\\
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* ''Film/YouOnlyLiveTwice''. Moneypenny uses this trope to (unsuccessfully) get Bond to say Those Three Words to her.
--> '''M:''' ''(buzzing intercom)'' Miss Moneypenny, give 007 the password we've agreed with Japanese S.I.S.\\
'''Moneypenny:''' Yes sir. ''(to Bond)'' We tried to think of something that you wouldn't forget.\\
'''Bond:''' Yes?\\
'''Moneypenny:''' "[[PunctuatedForEmphasis I, love, you.]]" Repeat it please, to make sure you get it.\\
'''James Bond''': [beat] Don't worry, I get it.\\


* ''Spacehounds of I.P.C.'' by Creator/EEDocSmith. Nadia is donning a spacesuit for the first time, and starts to repeat the safety check procedure, only to be told off for [[RepeatAfterMe not actually]] ''[[SeriousBusiness doing]]'' [[NoOshaCompliance each check before replying]].

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* ''Spacehounds of I.P.C.'' by Creator/EEDocSmith. Nadia is donning a spacesuit for the first time, and starts to repeat the safety check procedure, procedure (which Nadia has been TaughtByTelevision), only to be told off for [[RepeatAfterMe not actually]] ''[[SeriousBusiness doing]]'' [[NoOshaCompliance each check before replying]].


* ''Spacehounds of I.P.C.'' by Creator/EEDocSmith. Nadia is donning a spacesuit for the first time, and starts to repeat the safety check procedure, only to be told off for [[SeriousBusiness not actually]] ''[[SeriousBusiness doing]]'' [[SeriousBusiness each check before replying]].

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* ''Spacehounds of I.P.C.'' by Creator/EEDocSmith. Nadia is donning a spacesuit for the first time, and starts to repeat the safety check procedure, only to be told off for [[SeriousBusiness [[RepeatAfterMe not actually]] ''[[SeriousBusiness doing]]'' [[SeriousBusiness [[NoOshaCompliance each check before replying]].


* ''Spacehounds of I.P.C.'' by Creator/EEDocSmith. Nadia is donning a spacesuit for the first time, and starts to repeat the safety check, only to be told off for [[SeriousBusiness not actually doing the check before replying]].

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* ''Spacehounds of I.P.C.'' by Creator/EEDocSmith. Nadia is donning a spacesuit for the first time, and starts to repeat the safety check, check procedure, only to be told off for [[SeriousBusiness not actually doing the actually]] ''[[SeriousBusiness doing]]'' [[SeriousBusiness each check before replying]].


* ''Spacehounds of I.P.C.'' by creator/EEDocSmith. Nadia is donning a spacesuit for the first time, and starts to repeat the safety check, only to be told off for [[SeriousBusiness not actually doing the check before replying]].

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* ''Spacehounds of I.P.C.'' by creator/EEDocSmith.Creator/EEDocSmith. Nadia is donning a spacesuit for the first time, and starts to repeat the safety check, only to be told off for [[SeriousBusiness not actually doing the check before replying]].


* ''Spacehounds of I.P.C.'' by creator/eedocsmith. Nadia is donning a spacesuit for the first time, and starts to repeat the safety check, only to be told off for [[SeriousBusiness not actually doing the check before replying]].

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* ''Spacehounds of I.P.C.'' by creator/eedocsmith.creator/EEDocSmith. Nadia is donning a spacesuit for the first time, and starts to repeat the safety check, only to be told off for [[SeriousBusiness not actually doing the check before replying]].

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* ''Spacehounds of I.P.C.'' by creator/eedocsmith. Nadia is donning a spacesuit for the first time, and starts to repeat the safety check, only to be told off for [[SeriousBusiness not actually doing the check before replying]].


* In most naval films, including ''Film/ToraToraTora'', ''Film/CrimsonTide'', ''Film/{{U 571}}'', and ''Film/TheHuntForRedOctober'', the captain will give an order, and the first officer or gunnery officer will repeat it. For example, almost every WWII submarine and PT boat movie features the lines, "Fire one!" "Fire one." "Fire two!" "Fire two..."

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* In most naval films, including ''Film/ToraToraTora'', ''Film/CrimsonTide'', ''Film/{{U 571}}'', and ''Film/TheHuntForRedOctober'', the captain will give an order, and the first officer or gunnery officer will repeat it. For example, almost every WWII submarine and PT boat movie features the lines, "Fire one!" "Fire one." "Fire two!" "Fire two..."" In addition, ''Crimson Tide'' has the USS ''Alabama'' officers do this when they're authenticating nuclear launch orders.

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