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    I have no memory of someone doing that =? I don't/can't remember someone doing that

    Hello!

    It is possible to say "I can't remember you taking a shower last night" and it means "I can't remember the fact that you took a shower last night".

    It is also possible to say "I have no memory of you taking a shower last night"?

    Thank you.

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    Re: I have no memory of someone doing that =? I don't/can't remember someone doing th

    Quote Originally Posted by JACEK1 View Post
    Hello!

    It is possible to say "I can't remember you taking a shower last night" and it meaning "I can't remember the fact that you took a shower last night"?
    Yes.

    Quote Originally Posted by JACEK1 View Post
    It is also possible to say "I have no memory of you taking a shower last night"?
    Yes, but see my comment in the link below.

    https://www.usingenglish.com/forum/t...ber-doing-that

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    Re: I have no memory of someone doing that =? I don't/can't remember someone doing th

    Quote Originally Posted by JACEK1 View Post
    Is it It is also possible to say "I have no memory of you taking a shower last night"?
    Note my correction above. Remember to invert the subject and verb when you write a question.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Thumbs up Re: I have no memory of someone doing that =? I don't/can't remember someone doing th

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    Note my correction above. Remember to invert the subject and verb when you write a question.
    That is the case with an unmarked interrogative. But after reading the first bit of Jacek1's post, you could possibly easily 'sense' the so-called declarative question uttered for verification, with Jacek1 expecting the answer -- in this particular case -- to be affirmative.

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    Re: I have no memory of someone doing that =? I don't/can't remember someone doing th

    GS's suggested correction removes any need for 'sensing'.

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