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Autor:  Tiago T.
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Data:  21/SET/2009 11:56 PM
Assunto:  That
 
Mensagem:  In which and at which are used to introduce relative clauses after nouns referring to places. For example:

This is the house in which I grew up.
This is the house where I grew up.

On which is used to introduce relative clauses after nouns referring to time. For example:

The 1990s were the years on which young people started to play computer games.
The 1990s were the years when young people started to play computer games.

Please look at my post above for an explanation on relative pronouns.

Tiago


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
That  –  Henry  21/SET/2009, 8:44 AM
That  –  Deivis  21/SET/2009, 6:21 PM
That  –  Kwesto  21/SET/2009, 8:29 PM
 That  –  Tiago T.  21/SET/2009, 11:56 PM

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