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    "Is that the email address you want him to send you those files to?"

    Would you say that's a correct sentence? I would say so, although it may be a bit colloquial. A more formal version would be:

    "Is that the email address to which you want him to send you those files?"

    Thanks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jasmin165 View Post
    "Is that the email address you want him to send you those files to?"

    Would you say that's a correct sentence? I would say so, although it may be a bit colloquial. A more formal version would be:

    "Is that the email address to which you want him to send you those files?"

    Thanks.
    Your second sentence is more formal, and I'm sure there are still some people who insist that you shouldn't end a sentence with a preposition, but as far as I'm concerned, they're both fine, if you remove the "you" that I've deleted above.

    He's either required to send the files to "you" or to "the email address" but not both.

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    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Your second sentence is more formal, and I'm sure there are still some people who insist that you shouldn't end a sentence with a preposition, but as far as I'm concerned, they're both fine, if you remove the "you" that I've deleted above.

    He's either required to send the files to "you" or to "the email address" but not both.
    Thanks for the feedback.

    If one wanted to keep "you," one would have to change the preposition. No?

    Is that the email address at which you want him to send you those files?

    Thanks once again.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jasmin165 View Post
    Thanks for the feedback.

    If one wanted to keep "you," one would have to change the preposition. No?

    Is that the email address at which you want him to send you those files?

    Thanks once again.
    Yes, that's right.

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