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    #1

    where we live. / in which we live. / where we live in.

    "home" is a place where we live.
    "home" is a place in which we live.
    "home" is a place where we live in.

    Hi,
    Suppose that a student asks me for the meaning of the word "home".
    Can all the above blue parts work?

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    #2

    Re: where we live. / in which we live. / where we live in.

    The third one is not grammatical, unfortunately.

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    #3

    Re: where we live. / in which we live. / where we live in.

    They are all ungrammatical without an initial capital letter.

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    #4

    Re: where we live. / in which we live. / where we live in.

    Also, most people only have one home (the place where they live for the majority of their time), so I would say "Home is the place we live" or "Home is the place in which we live". In fact, I would probably say "Home is where we live".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #5

    Re: where we live. / in which we live. / where we live in.

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    They are all ungrammatical without an initial capital letter.
    If I capitalize "Home", can all of the three definitions work?

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    #6

    Re: where we live. / in which we live. / where we live in.

    Quote Originally Posted by xiaoen View Post
    If I capitalize "Home", can all of the three definitions work?
    The first two work. In is redundant, and incorrect, in the third one.
    I am not a teacher.

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