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If we were worring about ending a sentence with a preposition, where would we place 'to'?

a. I struggle to be friends with a girl whose personality and looks I'm attracted to.



b. I struggle to be friends with a girl the looks and personality of whom I'm attracted to.

Are these versions acceptable also?

c. I struggle to be friends with a girl whom I'm attracted to the looks and personality of.



d. I struggle to be friends with a girl of whom I'm attracted to the looks and personality.

Thanks
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Hi,

If we were worring about ending a sentence with a preposition, where would we place 'to'?

a. I struggle to be friends with a girl whose personality and looks I'm attracted to.

a. I struggle to be friends with a girl to whose personality and looks I'm attracted .



b. I struggle to be friends with a girl the looks and personality of whom I'm attracted to.

b. I struggle to be friends with a girl to the looks and personality of whom I'm attracted.

This sentence is awful.Emotion: crying Not really acceptable.

Are these versions acceptable also? Not to me.

c. I struggle to be friends with a girl whom I'm attracted to the looks and personality of.



d. I struggle to be friends with a girl of whom I'm attracted to the looks and personality.

Clive

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Note that if you're trying to avoid ending in "to" you wouldn't want to end in "of" either.

This ridiculous notion that ending a sentence with a preposition is some sort of grammatical offense is why you end up with awkward sentences like those example.

Try the simple approach:
I find it hard to be "just friends" with a girl when I'm attracted to her looks and personality.
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CliveI struggle to be friends with a girl the looks and personality of whom I'm attracted to.

Hi,

Why do you not like this sentence, but I assume you don't mind this?

I struggle to be friends with that group of girls, two of whom I used to be attracted to.
Hi,

"]I struggle to be friends with a girl the looks and personality of whom I'm attracted to.[/quote]

Why do you not like this sentence, but I assume you don't mind this?



I struggle to be friends with that group of girls, two of whom I used to be attracted to.

b. I struggle to be friends with a girl the looks and personality of whom I'm attracted to.

b. I struggle to be friends with a girl to the looks and personality of whom I'm attracted.

This sentence is awful. Not really acceptable.

It's not the blue sentence that I meant was awful, it was the pink sentence.

Clive

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