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I want to say, "Are you sure you want to remove Alex?" Do I use or ?

    アレックスを削除してもよろしいですか。
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up vote 4 down vote accepted

1: It's better to use I think.

Reason: If you say アレックスは削除してもよろしいですか, people will think there are other things/persons that supposed to be removed sometime. In other words, is just not natural.

2: スタート is correct to use in this circumstance.

Reason: スタート is widely used especially in games and competitions.

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I put (2) in a separate question as per senshin's suggestion. Sorry about that. Feel free to copy and paste your answer to (2) here: japanese.stackexchange.com/q/15955/1346 – BJ Peter DeLaCruz May 15 '14 at 9:12

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