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    #1

    Wink You look familiar.

    When I meet someone, he/she looks very familiar to me, but I can't remember where I've met him/her. Is it OK if I ask: "Hi. You look very familiar to me. Do I know you?. Have we met somewhere before?". If not, what should I ask?
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    PS: Is there any mistake in my paragraph?

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    #2

    Re: You look familiar.

    Quote Originally Posted by khanhhung2512 View Post
    When I meet someone who looks very familiar to me, but I can't remember where I've met him/her, is it OK if I ask: "Hi. You look very familiar to me. Do I know you? Have we met somewhere before?" Yes - those are fine.

    PS: Are there any mistakes in my paragraph? I've corrected them. Do not use a full stop after a question mark.
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    #3

    Re: You look familiar.

    Another is 'I know the face but I can't put a name to it'. (This isn't a question, but it's usually interpreted as requiring a respone.)

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