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    Are these sentences correct:
    1-What you are doing is important.
    2-It is important what you are doing.

    3-Which books are studied in the course is important.
    4-It is important which books are studied in the course.

    5-Who said those words is important.
    6-It is important who said those words.

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    Quote Originally Posted by navi
    Are these sentences correct:
    1-What you are doing is important.
    2-It is important what you are doing.

    3-Which books are studied in the course is important.
    4-It is important which books are studied in the course.

    5-Who said those words is important.
    6-It is important who said those words.
    I would say that all 6 are correct. For some reason, #2 is a bit strange for me, but it follows the same pattern as #4 and #6. Hmmm.

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    I agree with Mike and can't put my finger on why either.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I agree with Mike and can't put my finger on why either.
    You are very agreeable today. :wink:

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