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    I could judge where the sound came from.
    If I cancel "from", is the sentence correct?

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    No, I think you need the "from" in the sentence for it to work.
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    I agree with Red. You can't remove "from" from that sentence and have the sentence still mean something in English.

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    If you really want to remove 'from', you'd have to use 'whence', which is a bit old-fashioned.

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    OK, I see. Thank you all!

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