Posted: Feb 23, 2019 1:16 pm
by Fallible
All the time. Being the indirect round-the-houses types we are here, that construction (as a question) is more like a suggestion to someone than an outright intent or simple bluntly stating something. I didn't know the 'don't you like pizza?' was unusual though. What do Yanks normally say? Or do they just put the 'don't' in a different place? Eg. 'you don't like pizza?'