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    What´s the most beautiful city (that) you've ever visited?
    1) My friend asked me what the most beautiful city that I had ever visited was.
    2) My friend asked me what the most beautiful city was that I had ever visited.
    Are both right?

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    #2

    Re: reported speech

    Quote Originally Posted by beachboy View Post
    1) My friend asked me what the most beautiful city that I had ever visited was.
    2) My friend asked me what the most beautiful city was that I had ever visited.
    Are both right?
    3) My friend asked me what was the most beautiful city that I had ever visited.

    All are possible. I prefer #1; #3 is fine. #2 does not really sound natural to me.

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