7 comments on “Dun Writin’—Now Whut? – 42 Who, Whom, and other Word Misuses (A series by Susan Uttendorfsky – Owner of Adirondack Editing)

  1. I learned English by reading, not by studying, and I’ve diagrammed a few simple sentences for the fun of it, BUT I have no idea what I’m doing there if your want it to be formal grammar and know why.

    Reading provides a huge database; when I can’t figure out exactly what I’m supposed to do, I use the Handbook of Good English.

    It is always interesting to get a quick rule of thumb, and this is a useful one. I didn’t know ‘who’ was a subject pronoun, and ‘whom’ an object one, and now I do. Thanks.

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