WHO vs WHOM?! Do you know the differences between Whom and Who in English? Read the lesson below and find them out!
WHO vs WHOM
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.
- Who is this?
- He who likes borrowing dislikes paying.
- Who are ready to believe are easy to deceive.
- Who undertakes many things at once, seldom does anything well.
- Who lives by hope will die by hunger.
- Who holds the purse rules the house.
Whom is an object pronoun like ‘him’, ‘her’, ‘us’ and etc… We use WHOM to ask which person receives an action.
- From whom did you receive these flowers?
- To whom did you give the book?
- Whom did you choose for our team leader?
- He is a good man whom fortune makes better.
- He took out a photo of his son, whom he adores.