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Question problem

Are both sentences correct?

"Which floor is the kitchen?" 
"Which floor is the kitchen on?"

Thanks in advance Big smile

15 Apr 2013      


" On which floor is the kitchen?"

15 Apr 2013     

United States

The first question indicates that the entire floor is the kitchen. 
Whereas the second indicates the kitchen is located on that floor.

15 Apr 2013     

United States

One can also say "On which floor is the kitchen?". With this one the meaning could be either of the ones Douglas mentioned. Ed

15 Apr 2013