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    #1

    talk to the guy that your brother _______?

    Talk to the guy that your brother spoke of.

    Is this sentence correct? else please reframe the sentence.

    thanks,
    Kiran

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    #2

    Re: talk to the guy that your brother _______?

    I'd say

    "Talk to the fellow your brother mentioned."


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    Re: talk to the guy that your brother _______?

    If you want to sound very formal and hypercorrect, you could also say:

    Talk to the guy of whom your brother spoke.

    Of course, if you're going to sound that formal, maybe you should say fellow.

    Greg

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    Re: talk to the guy that your brother _______?

    Could we say ' talk to the guy whome your brother spoke of' ?

    thanks

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