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    N+Wh- to V --- sentence check

    They are looking for an apartment “in which to live”.
    Jack is a nice person “with whom to work”.
    I will marry the man “who to help my father”.
    -Are the three sentences correct?

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    Re: N+Wh- to V --- sentence check

    No.

    The first is correct but not natural.
    The second is even more unnatural.
    The third is incorrect.

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    Re: N+Wh- to V --- sentence check

    The first two are grammatically correct. More typical usage would be "They are looking for an apartment to live in" and "Jack is a nice person to work with." Some teachers still teach their students not to end sentences with prepositions but there's nothing wrong with the practice.
    I am not a teacher.

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