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    Default How or Where?

    Dear all,

    A:These floweres are beautiful! (How/ Where ) did you get them?
    B: From Nancy. They are a present for my birthday.

    In the dialogue above, which word do you think sounds better, "how" or "where" or both are equally fine?

    Thanks!

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    Default Re: How or Where?

    Quote Originally Posted by optimistic pessimist View Post
    Dear all,

    A:These floweres are beautiful! (How/ Where ) did you get them?
    B: From Nancy. They are a present for my birthday.

    In the dialogue above, which word do you think sounds better, "how" or "where" or both are equally fine?

    Thanks!

    OP
    In the context you provided, yes.

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