But he answered (o de apekriqh). Demonstrative o (But this one) and deponent use of apekriqh (first aorist passive indicative of apokrinomai with no passive force). The same (ekeino). "That one," emphatic demonstrative as often in John ( Jeremiah 1:18 Jeremiah 1:33 ; Jeremiah 9:37 ; Jeremiah 10:1 , etc.). The man did not know who Jesus was nor even his name. He quotes the very words of Jesus. Whole (ugih). Predicate accusative agreeing with me (me).