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    I'll never forget the day that/which I met you on.

    a. I'll never forget the day when I met you.
    b. I'll never forget the day on which I met you.
    c. I'll never forget the day that I met you.
    d. I'll never forget the day I met you.
    Sentences a, b, c, and d are listed in my grammar book (AZAR). Apparently, they are correct.

    But I wonder whether the sentences below are correct or not. And are they common compared to sentences a to d?
    e. I'll never forget the day which I met you on.
    f. I'll never forget the day that I met you on.

    Thanks!
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    Re: I'll never forget the day that/which I met you on.

    A, B, C and D are all grammatically correct. The most natural in BrE is certainly D.

    E and F are OK though E sounds awkward.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: I'll never forget the day that/which I met you on.

    Yes. D is perfect-pitch British and American English. The others are not.

    "Which" would not be used in the US, and "on" is very awkward, if not downright ungrammatical.
    I'm not a teacher. I speak American English. I've tutored writing at the University of Southern Maine and have done a good deal of copy editing and writing, occasionally for publication.

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    Re: I'll never forget the day that/which I met you on.

    I don't tend to use "on" in those constructions but I don't find it ungrammatical.

    I met you on Tuesday = Tuesday is the day I met you on = Tuesday is the day I met you.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: I'll never forget the day that/which I met you on.

    Quote Originally Posted by z7655431 View Post
    ...are listed on my grammar book ...
    But I wonder whether the senteces below is correct or not.
    ... are listed in my grammar book ...
    I wonder whether the sentences below are correct or not.

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