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    (1) We went to Paris, where we stayed a week.

    (2) We went to Paris where we stayed a week.

    (3) We went to Paris, and then we stayed a week.

    About the sentences I gave, I think it is just a problem of writing style.
    Therefore, they all are the same, right?

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    The clause where we stayed a week is a nonessential relative clause. Thus, the comma should be there. Other than that, they are all perfect.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jesse Huang
    (1) We went to Paris, where we stayed a week.

    (2) We went to Paris where we stayed a week.

    (3) We went to Paris, and then we stayed a week.

    About the sentences I gave, I think it is just a problem of writing style.
    Therefore, they all are the same, right?
    What Ron said. :D

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    Is "staying a week" the same as "staying for a week?" BMO

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    Quote Originally Posted by bmo
    Is "staying a week" the same as "staying for a week?" BMO
    In my opinion, they're the same. :)

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    Quote Originally Posted by bmo
    Is "staying a week" the same as "staying for a week?" BMO
    Yes, they are the same. :wink:

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