Re: that vs who

Subject: Re: that vs who
From: "Dana Worley" <dana -at- campbellsci -dot- com>
To: techwr-l <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 02 Apr 2009 09:25:24 -0600

On Thursday, April 02, 2009, Peter Neilson wrote:

> "Any user >who< desires good results follows the instructions carefully."
> "Any user >that< desires good results follows the instructions carefully."

People are whos. Inanimate objects are thats (and perhaps animals, but my cat is a who* :)

Dana W.

(*but he's not from Whoville)

Dana Worley
Software Product Manager/Manager, Software Support Group
Campbell Scientific, Inc.
Microsoft MVP, Windows Help


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