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    Question She wrote to him in France.

    I have a question about the following sentence (from Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary):

    She wrote to him in France.

    Which person was in France, "She" or "him"?
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    Re: She wrote to him in France.

    Welcome to the forum.

    Without further context, I would say that he was in France and she was in a different country or they were both in France. If she were in France and he were in a different country, I would expect to see "She wrote to him from France".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: She wrote to him in France.

    Welcome to the forum, Yamato.

    What word was being exemplified in the dictionary?

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    Re: She wrote to him in France.

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    Welcome to the forum, Yamato.

    What word was being exemplified in the dictionary?
    "Write".
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    Re: She wrote to him in France.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Welcome to the forum.

    Without further context, I would say that he was in France and she was in a different country or they were both in France. If she were in France and he were in a different country, I would expect to see "She wrote to him from France".
    Excellent answer!!

    Thank you so much.

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