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    Default Meaning and Usage of words - to whom and to them

    Would like to know the difference between the usage of the below given two requests.

    Can you please provide a list of students to whom the uniform yet to be given.
    Can you please provide a list of students to them the uniform yet to be given.

    Thanks in advance.

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    Can you please provide a list of students to whom the uniform has yet to be given.
    Can you please provide a list of students to them the uniform yet to be given.



    The first, with my addition, is correct. The second is not.
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    Default Re: Meaning and Usage of words - to whom and to them

    Is "has" to be used definitely? How does it make difference if "has" not used?

    Can you please explain.

    Thanks in advance.

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    Default Re: Meaning and Usage of words - to whom and to them

    Quote Originally Posted by damodaran View Post
    Is "has" to be used definitely? How does it make difference if "has" not
    The relative clause needs a finite verb, 'has' or, possibly, 'is'.
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    thanks :)

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    Your thanks are appreciated, damodaran, but you don't need to send them in a separate post.

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