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    puzzle is offline Senior Member
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    a. What are you doing?
    b. I am reading a novel.
    a. Really?(..........)

    I.What should a say if a wants ask b about b's feeling on the novel?
    II. "Feeling on the novel" is the right expression?
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    Re: sentence

    What is it like?
    Is it a good novel?

    'Feeling' on the novel is not correct. This verb does not fit your intention. You could feel the book (for weight, to examine its cover or the quality of the paper, say) and you can express feelings about people, or you might say:
    What are your feelings about the main character in the novel?

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    Re: sentence

    Can I say: Really, Do you like it?

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    Re: sentence

    Hello Puzzle,

    Yes, you can say "Really? Do you like it?".

    However, saying "Really?" might imply that you're surprised.

    An alternative: "Oh, right. Is it any good?"

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    Re: sentence

    Tu! MrPedantic, apex2000

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    Re: sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by puzzle View Post
    Tu! MrPedantic, apex2000
    Really? How so?

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    Re: sentence

    :-d:-d:-d!!!

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    Re: sentence

    you are lovely.

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    Re: sentence

    Thank you very much, Puzzle!

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