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    Graveyards and cemeteries are both places we bury our dead

    Hello.

    Graveyards and cemeteries are both places we bury our dead.

    Does "Graveyards and cemeteries are both places we bury our dead" contain "Graveyards and cemeteries are both places where we bury our dead" or "Graveyards and cemeteries are both places that we bury our dead (in)"?

    What do you think?

    Thank you.

    P.S.

    I know exactly what graveyards and cemeteries are used for.

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    Re: Graveyards and cemeteries are both places we bury our dead

    It means the same as the others. I'd use 'where'.

    You're using 'contain' wrongly. Your index sentence doesn't 'contain' the longer two. You could say that the longer sentences contain the shorter one.

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    Re: Graveyards and cemeteries are both places we bury our dead

    What do you mean by an index sentence?

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    Re: Graveyards and cemeteries are both places we bury our dead

    The one you're comparing the other sentences to. The one you've written three times, including in the title.

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    Re: Graveyards and cemeteries are both places we bury our dead

    I see.

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