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    adjective clauses

    Textrix, the company for which Peter works, tends to employ ....
    Can we use where here?
    ... was actually brought there by Marco Polo from China, where he had traveled at the end of the thirteenth century.
    Can we use to which here in place of where?
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    Re: adjective clauses

    Quote Originally Posted by chrysanthemum View Post
    Textrix, the company for which Peter works, tends to employ ....
    Can we use where here?
    ... was actually brought there by Marco Polo from China, where he had traveled at the end of the thirteenth century.
    Can we use to which here in place of where?
    Thanks
    Yes
    Yes. Acually, 'to which' is better in the second, if that's what you mean; 'where' could also suggest 'in which'.

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    Re: adjective clauses

    Quote Originally Posted by fivejedjon View Post
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    Yes. Acually, 'to which' is better in the second, if that's what you mean; 'where' could also suggest 'in which'.
    I'd see "where" in the first one as meaning "at which (place)".

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