How do you use au fait in a sentence?

How do you use au fait in a sentence?

Au fait in a Sentence ?

  1. The skillful checker player was much more au fait with this game than he was with chess.
  2. Au fait with sculpting, the artist decided to stick with what he knew rather than to venture into painting.
  3. Au fait when it comes to dancing, the ballerina now spends most of her time teaching others.

What does fully OFAY meaning?

French (o fɛ, English əʊ ˈfeɪ) adjective. fully informed; in touch or expert. Collins English Dictionary.

Are you au fait with that?

When you’re au fait, you know something well. This French term, which means “to the fact,” apples to those things you know plenty of facts about, especially current facts. This word has to do with current knowledge. If you haven’t watch a TV show for years, you’re not au fait with it.

Is fait a word?

No, fait is not in the scrabble dictionary.

What does it mean if a guy salutes you?

If you salute someone, you greet them or show your respect with a formal sign. To salute a person or their achievements means to publicly show or state your admiration for them.

Can you salute as a civilian?

Civilians should not salute the American Flag with a military salute. The military salute is considered a privilege earned by those who have served in the Armed Forces and is reserved for official protocols. Civilians should follow specific etiquette during the National Anthem.

How do you respond to salute?

I typically salute** back and say “Thank you. Good morning / afternoon / evening “.

Do you salute indoors army?

You don’t have to salute indoors, except when you report to a superior officer. If either person is wearing civilian clothes and you do not recognize the other person as a superior officer, salutes are unnecessary.

Why can’t Marines salute indoors?

The Hand Salute Outdoors (a result of raising one’s visor outdoors for identity, and to demonstrate a peaceful purpose). No Hand Salute Indoors (a result of removing one’s helmet indoors making it unnecessary to raise one’s visor).

Do you salute an officer indoors?

When an officer enters a room, the first enlisted person to recognize the officer calls personnel in the room to attention but does not salute. A salute indoors is rendered only when reporting to an officer. Walk on the left of and slightly behind an officer or NCO of superior rank.

Does an e9 salute an o1?

But E-9s are the masters of protocol and setting examples. They will salute ever officer they see from O-1 all the way to O-10 and demand their junior enlisted do the same and they will chew the first uppity E-6’s butt that thinks that a “butter bar” isn’t worthy of their salute.