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    Question with what and which

    "What was Jesusí reply when a lawyer asked Him which was the most important commandment of all the commandments?"

    Please advice me whether the above question is grammatically correct? In Microsoft word, I see the green line underneath indicating that I should change the sentence to

    "What was Jesusí reply when a lawyer asked Him which the most important commandment of all the commandments was?"

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    Re: Question with what and which

    Both are perfect, and to my ear equally natural.

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    #3

    Re: Question with what and which

    It should be "please advise me". "Advice" is a noun.

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    Re: Question with what and which

    ...and there should be a full stop after 'correct': it's not a question.

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    Re: Question with what and which

    Thank you all.

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    Re: Question with what and which

    There is no need to write a new post just to say "Thank you". It makes us think there is new information or a follow-up question and we spend time opening the thread. Simply click on the "Thank" button at the bottom left-hand corner of any post you find helpful. It saves everybody's time.

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