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I didn't (quite) catch that

Please repeat what you said; I didn't or couldn't hear you. A: "Do you need anything from the shop?" B: "What? I didn't quite catch that—the oven fan was too loud."
See also: catch, that

I didn't (quite) catch that (last) remark

Please repeat what you said; I didn't or couldn't hear you. A: "Do you need anything from the shop?" B: "What? I didn't quite catch that last remark—the oven fan was too loud."
See also: catch, remark, that

I didn't catch your name

I didn't hear your name. Typically prompts the listener to repeat their name. A: "Sorry, I didn't catch your name." B: "I'm Joe. Nice to meet you."
See also: catch, name

I didn't get that

Please repeat what you said; I didn't or couldn't hear you. A: "Do you need anything from the shop?" B: "Sorry, I didn't get that—the oven fan was too loud. What did you say?"
See also: get, that
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