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    He married a lady from whom he had a kid.

    He married a lady from whom he had a kid.

    He married three ladies and he had a kid from each of them.

    His wife had died whom he had a kid from.

    Tom wants a child "from" or "with" his wife.

    Please check.

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    #2

    Re: He married a lady from whom he had a kid.

    We don't have a child "from" someone. We have a child "with" someone. Try rewriting your first three sentences now you know that.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: He married a lady from whom he had a kid.

    Like ems, I'd use 'child'.

    'Kid' is OK informally, but the register of the rest of your sentences is fairly formal.

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    Re: He married a lady from whom he had a kid.

    He married a lady with whom he had a child.

    He married three ladies and he had a child with each of them.

    His wife had died whom he had a child from.

    Tom wants a child with his wife.

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    Re: He married a lady from whom he had a kid.

    They married each other and they had a child after one year. Is this sentence correct as well?

    If someone has just had a baby then what do we say? Like "Tom's wife has given birth to a baby" or "Tom has just had a baby".

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    Re: He married a lady from whom he had a kid.

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    He married a lady with whom he had a child.

    He married three ladies and he had a child with each of them.

    His wife had died whom he had a child from.

    Tom wants a child with his wife.
    The third would be "His wife, with whom he had a child, had died". Most people would probably say "Tom wants to have a child with his wife" but your version is OK.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: He married a lady from whom he had a kid.

    tufguy, please start a new thread for your unrelated question in post #5.

    This thread is closed.

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