When my colleagues tell me, “I’m sorry?” while speaking to them, that simply means they want me to repeat / rephrase what I just said.
These are the following reasons for the miscommunication:
“Okey but didint we get dat dokyument olredi?”
AMERICAN ENGLISH CONSTRUCTION
“You threw it in the garbage?” as opposed to rubbish.
SPEAKING IN FILIPINO
“We got the document na?”