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    Default Re: Is "if I good remember" sentence correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Are you sure you're not hearing "If I could ​remember ..."?

    I say "If I remember rightly ..." - the phrase used by members of both sides of my family and so the one I grew up hearing.
    I'm a bit confused, I thought rightly means justly or sensibly? I feel in your example it's to mean correctly, therefore, shouldn't it be right?

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    Default Re: Is "if I good remember" sentence correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by nyota View Post
    I'm a bit confused, I thought rightly means justly or sensibly? I feel in your example it's to mean correctly, therefore, shouldn't it be right?
    See definition 3 here.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Live and learn. Cheers emsr2d2.

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