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    Yeah, for instance.
    In some shops/businesses I would not find it out of place. Of course you would not say that to someone who cannot cut a slice of pizza.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Francois
    Yeah, for instance.
    In some shops/businesses I would not find it out of place. Of course you would not say that to someone who cannot cut a slice of pizza.

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    Why not?
    She has the ability to cut it, of course. But she's somehow clumsy at that moment. I just want to make my tone more sarcastic. :wink:

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    Well, for one thing you would say that if someone called you or went up to you in the first place, but it is not suitable to propose unsollicited help.
    Furthermore, it can come across as a bit "pedantic", which is probably a bit too much for your playful sarcasm.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Francois
    Well, for one thing you would say that if someone called you or went up to you in the first place, but it is not suitable to propose unsollicited help.
    Furthermore, it can come across as a bit "pedantic", which is probably a bit too much for your playful sarcasm.

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    I see. Million thanks. FRC.

    I heard my teacher said "Can I help you?" to my friend who was all thumbs at cutting pizza. I think it's not only the idea of giving a hand, but a bit playful sarcasm. :D

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