Sonogram

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Sonogram

Post by Stevenloan » Thu Oct 04, 2018 4:55 am

Hi guys! My sister has just got home from the hospital. She went there for a pregnancy ultrasound. I want to ask her if it's a girl or a boy. Do the following questions fit perfectly in this situation?

1. Was the ultrasound a girl or a boy?
2. Did the sonogram show a girl or a boy?

Thanks a lot!

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Post by Bobinwales » Thu Oct 04, 2018 7:04 pm

You both knew where she had been, so "Did they tell you whether it is a boy or a girl?" would be enough.
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Post by Erik_Kowal » Fri Oct 05, 2018 4:27 am

Otherwise, the format of 2) is better; a sonogram or ultrasound image cannot be a person, which 1) implies.
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Post by tony h » Fri Oct 05, 2018 8:39 am

Did the ultrasound/sonogram show whether it is a boy or a girl? Mind you, I have never heard anyone use sonogram in casual conversation.

But the simplest is : do we know if it is a boy or girl.
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Post by trolley » Fri Oct 05, 2018 10:12 pm

Indoor or outdoor plumbing?
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Post by Erik_Kowal » Sun Oct 07, 2018 4:13 am

That's very amusing, Trolley. I haven't heard that one before. :)
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Post by Stevenloan » Sun Oct 07, 2018 4:51 pm

Thank you guys very much for your input. By the way, could you guys please tell me what trolley means by "indoor or outdoor plumbing?"

Thanks so much!

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Post by Bobinwales » Sun Oct 07, 2018 9:59 pm

Stevenloan wrote:
Sun Oct 07, 2018 4:51 pm
By the way, could you guys please tell me what trolley means by "indoor or outdoor plumbing?"
Trolley was being rude Steven. It is all to do with sitting or being able to stand for a certain function. :D
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Re: Sonogram

Post by Stevenloan » Mon Oct 08, 2018 12:29 pm

Bob: Thanks a lot for explaining the term to me.

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