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    lagoo is offline Member
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    where homes sell for upwards of 6 million

    Is this sentence grammatically correct?
    "The fight happened at around 8 pm on Wednesday, where homes sell for upwards of 6 million."

    source: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news...-each-11337811
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    Re: where homes sell for upwards of 6 million

    Quote Originally Posted by Piscean View Post
    It's a very strange sentence. Where did you see it?
    I have added a link and a snap for your reference.

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    Re: where homes sell for upwards of 6 million

    The link (which you should have given in post #1) makes it clear that 'where' refers to Mayfair — an affluent district of London.

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    Re: where homes sell for upwards of 6 million

    It is odd, but the context has already made it clear which area. I would have put the part about prices with the name of the area. I think it might be sloppy writing.

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    Re: where homes sell for upwards of 6 million

    It's probably an editing error. Either the reporter or an editor combined parts of two sentences and lost an antecedent.
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