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Chinese translation: What's his face? / Who is it?

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English term or phrase:what's-his-face
Chinese translation:What's his face? / Who is it?
Entered by: Will Matter
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16:42 Jan 12, 2004
English to Chinese translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: what’s-his-face
“Remember that May(a girl's name)?"Remember what’s-his-face?The writer. What was his name?"
Whats his face?
Means "who is it?" or "Who?"
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Will Matter
United States
Local time: 20:07
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5 +2Whats his face?
Will Matter



1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +2
Whats his face?

Means "who is it?" or "Who?"

Will Matter
United States
Local time: 20:07
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 28
Grading comment
Thank you!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Lu Zou: 似曾相识,但记不起他的名字了
3 hrs
  -> xie xie

agree  isahuang
6 hrs
  -> xie xie

agree  Danbing HE
20 hrs
  -> xie xie

disagree  chica nueva: It means 'what's-his-name'那家伙,'啥脸盘'
2 days 17 hrs
  -> no, the essential underlying meaning is "who is it?"
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