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    hello everybody!
    I am a new member of forumes.I was writing a letter for a friend yesterday bu i didn't know where is she from so i wrote:"can i ask you where you are from?".i am in doubt now for that maybe i should wrote :"can i ask you where are you from?". please tell me wich of two sentences above is correct.
    thank you.

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    Default Re: which is correct?

    hi there, what you wrote was correct.

    I'm not a teacher or a native speaker.

    cheers
    Udara

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    Are you writing this letter to a friend or for (on behalf of) a friend?

    Can I ask where you are from? is correct. The other is also correct, but less used. I would keep to your first suggestion.

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    Quote Originally Posted by udara sankalpa View Post
    hi there, what you wrote was correct.

    I'm not a teacher or a native speaker.

    cheers
    Udara
    thank you very much udara.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Anglika View Post
    Are you writing this letter to a friend or for (on behalf of) a friend?

    Can I ask where you are from? is correct. The other is also correct, but less used. I would keep to your first suggestion.
    thanks alot anglica!.you have guided me very well.

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    Quote Originally Posted by zana5555 View Post
    hello everybody!
    I am a new member of forumes.I was writing a letter for a friend yesterday bu i didn't know where is she from so i wrote:"can i ask you where you are from?".i am in doubt now for that maybe i should wrote :"can i ask you where are you from?". please tell me wich of two sentences above is correct.
    thank you.
    welcome in the forum zana

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    hi !
    do you see?I have even have problems about writing a letter!

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