Using WHO, WHOM, WHOSE and Example Sentences in English
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Using WHO in English
WHO is used for people. Who is a subject pronoun.
Example; I, he, she, we and etc…
We use WHO to ask which person does an action or which person is a certain way.
- Who’s gonna cook dinner today?
- Who prepares the texts in the President’s speech?
- The person who you met after school was my teacher.
- The man who I saw yesterday was Alex.
- Who will participate in the competition today?
- The woman who you are waiting for.
- The student who succeeds in mathematics exam.
Using WHOM in English
WHOM is an object pronoun. Example; him, her, us… It should be used to refer to the object of a verb or preposition.
We use WHOM to ask person receives an action.
- This is my brother , whom you met at our house last month.
- Do you know someone whom I can talk about global warming.
- The woman whom I saw at the cinema last week is a dentist.
- This is my student whom I like a lot.
- The children, most of whom are clever, succeeded in the exam.
- Whom will you send for?
- Samuel is the man whom I played football with last week.
Using WHOSE in English
WHOSE is a pronoun. It is used in questions to ask who owns something.
It is a possessive pronoun. Example; her, his, our and etc…
- Whose gloves are these?
- Whose notebook was stolen in the class?
- This is Mary, whose mother went to university with me.
- Alex whose mother is an Math teacher lives in London.
- Can you fix the car whose engine problem?
- The man whose daughter wants to be a doctor is a friend of mine.
- Whose wallet is this?
- Whose car is parking outside?