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"whom" in British English

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whompronoun

uk   us   /huːm/ formal
B2 used instead of "who" as the object of a verb or preposition: I met a man with whom I used to work. He took out a photo of his son, whom he adores. There were 500 passengers, of whom 121 drowned. To whom do you wish to speak?

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(Definition of whom from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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whompronoun

 us   /hum/
  • whom pronoun (ADDING INFORMATION)

used as the object of a verb or after a preposition when referring to a particular person or when adding information about a person just mentioned: The Kenyans have three runners in the race, any of whom could win. He took out a photo of his son, whom he adores.
  • whom pronoun (ASKING)

used esp. in questions as the object of a verb or after a preposition, when asking which person or people, or when asking what someone’s name is: Of whom can it truly be said that they have never been dishonest?
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Translations of “whom”
in Arabic الَّذي, الّتي…
in Korean “who”의 목적격…
in Portuguese quem, que, o qual…
in Catalan qui…
in Japanese “who” の目的格…
in Chinese (Simplified) (作宾语时代替 who)…
in Turkish kimi, kime…
in Russian кого, кому, кем…
in Chinese (Traditional) (作受詞時代替 who)…
in Italian chi, che, il quale…
in Polish kogo, którego, których…
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“whom” in American English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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