WHO vs WHOM: How to Use Whom vs Who in Sentences

WHO vs WHOM??? In this article, we study the difference between whom vs who and learn how to use them correctly in sentences.

Who vs Whom

Commonly confused words in English: Who and Whom.

Many English speakers do not know the difference between Who vs Whom. Here is a simple explanation of the difference between who and whom.

When to Use WHO

  • Who is a subject pronoun like ‘I’, ‘he’, ‘she’, ‘we’ and etc…
  • We use WHO to ask which person does an action or which person is a certain way.

Examples:

  • Who are you?
  • Who will come early tomorrow?
  • Who is going?
  • The woman who is wearing a T-shirt is my girlfriend.
  • The people who we met in France have sent us a card.

When to Use WHOM

  • Whom is an object pronoun like ‘him’, ‘her’, ‘us’ and etc…
  • We use WHOM to ask which person receives an action.

Examples

  • Whom did you choose for our team leader?
  • Never dally with a girl whom you don’t intend to marry.
  • Whom did they invite?
  • She’s the woman whom I met in Greece.
  • He was a personal friend whom I’ve known for many years.

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WHO or WHOM – Difference between Who and Whom

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