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Subject:Re: Who or Whom? From:"Wilcox, John (WWC, Contractor)" <wilcoxj -at- WDNI -dot- COM> Date:Wed, 11 Feb 1998 11:47:00 -0800
From: Tammy Sudol
Can anyone give me the basic rules on when to use whom instead of who?
Who knows? It depends on the person to whom you are talking.
(One's the subject, one's the object.)
John Wilcox, Documentation Specialist
Timberlands Information Services, Application Delivery Group
Weyerhaeuser, WWC 2E2, Box 2999
Tacoma, WA 98477-2999 USA
253-924-7972 mailto:wilcoxj -at- wdni -dot- com
(I don't speak for Weyerhaeuser, and they return the favor.)