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First I like to say I'm not a native speaker and sometimes I face troubles to make sentences and English learning is a continuous process.

I usually sell products and I want to know what are the people of those different countries who buy my products. So, I have a confusion with sentence making and I like to know is it grammatically correct?

If I say, "May I know from which countries my sales are being executed?"

Is it grammatically correct or sound appropriate? Please somebody help me out, thank you.

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  • I can't imagine who you might pose your highlighted question to, so it's hard to say whether it's "appropriate". But consider a more "credible" (but structurally similar) question asked of a shopkeeper: May I know from which countries your products are being imported? It's grammatically correct, but awkward and stilted. A native speaker might instead phrase it as Can I ask which countries you import your products from? But "Can I ask" is a meaningless thing to include when you're asking the question anyway, so I'd just go with Which countries do you import your products from? – FumbleFingers Feb 18 at 12:44
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    The only time it sounds idiomatic to say that a sale is executed is if it is the sale of something intangible, particularly a financial instrument like stock shares or shares in a mutual fund. – Canadian Yankee Feb 18 at 17:29
  • @CanadianYankee Thank you. It was actually online product sales. What would you say if you were in my situation? – naasif Feb 19 at 13:06

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