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    "I have kept the keys in the cup in which you drink water"

    Hi,

    I said to my friend "I have kept the keys in the cup in which you drink water". Is it correct to say?

    Thanks,

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    Re: "I have kept the keys in the cup in which you drink water"

    Quote Originally Posted by UM Chakma View Post
    Hi,

    I said to my friend "I have kept the keys in the cup in which you drink water". Is it correct to say?

    Thanks,
    No. Try "I have put the keys in your water cup".

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    Re: "I have kept the keys in the cup in which you drink water"

    It would be "from which." He's not in the cup.

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    #4
    'I have put the keys in the cup from which you drink water'. Is that correct? I know I can say without using 'which' but I want to try using 'which'.

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    Re: "I have kept the keys in the cup in which you drink water"

    Quote Originally Posted by UM Chakma View Post
    'I have put the keys in the cup from which you drink water'. Is that correct? I know I can say without using 'which' but I want to try using 'which'.
    That is fine. As long as you understand that that is not the most natural way to say it but that it is OK as a grammatical exercise, then that's OK.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    I got. Then the most natural one is the one suggested by Bhai, i.e. I have put the keys in your water cup.
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