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    correct?

    Is it correct to say "No, I donít recall any encounter like this." in answer to the question "Has this ever happened to you?"

    Here is the poem


    I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud

    I Wandered lonely as a cloud
    That floats on high o'er vales and hills,
    When all at once I saw a crowd,
    A host, of golden daffodils;
    Beside the lake, beneath the trees,
    Fluttering and dancing in the breeze.


    Continuous as the stars that shine
    And twinkle on the milky way,
    They stretched in never-ending line
    Along the margin of a bay:
    Ten thousand saw I at a glance,
    Tossing their heads in sprightly dance.


    The waves beside them danced; but they
    Out-did the sparkling waves in glee:
    A poet could not but be gay,
    In such a jocund company:
    I gazed--and gazed--but little thought
    What wealth the show to me had brought:


    For oft, when on my couch I lie
    In vacant or in pensive mood,
    They flash upon that inward eye
    Which is the bliss of solitude;
    And then my heart with pleasure fills,
    And dances with the daffodils.


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    Re: correct?

    I wouldn't use 'encounter' as a noun, but you could say that you haven't encountered anything similar.

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    #3

    Re: correct?

    Or you could say 'No, I don't remember anything like this ever happening to me'. Right,Tdol?


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    Re: correct?

    I haven't encountered anything similar.
    OR
    No, I don't remember anything like this ever happening to me.



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