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    navi tasan is offline Key Member
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    Which of the following is correct:
    1-The police searched the house in relation to the murders.
    2-The police searched the house about the murders.
    3-The search was about the murders.

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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Which of the following is correct:
    1-The police searched the house in relation to the murders.
    2-The police searched the house about the murders.
    3-The search was about the murders.

    To be honest, I wouldn't use any of them. You could use in connection with or something different like Police investigating the murders searched the house. 8)

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    Quote Originally Posted by navi tasan
    Which of the following is correct:
    1-The police searched the house in relation to the murders.
    2-The police searched the house about the murders.
    3-The search was about the murders.
    A suggestion: The police were looking for clues to the murders so they searched the house.

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