How to help someone who has lost something—by asking a question or making a suggestion.
Did it roll off of the desk?
Maybe it rolled off of the desk.
Did you look under your chair?
Maybe it is under your chair.
Did you, maybe, knock it into the trash can?
Maybe you knocked it into the trash can?
Did you take it with you when you went to get coffee?
Maybe you took it with you when you went to get coffee?
Did you leave it at the post office?
Maybe you left it at the post office.
Did you put it in a pocket?
Maybe you put it in your pocket.
Did it fall between your desk and the wall?
Maybe it fell between your desk and the wall.
Have a good one!!!