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    #1

    Many of who or many of which

    Hi Teacher...

    Here is the sentence in question:

    "Although our numbers are still being calculated, we were able to screen over 75 children at the Pediatric Foundation of Guatemala and we operated on 44 children, many of (who or which) received multiple procedures."

    Which is correct?

    Thanks for yoru help!

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    #2

    Re: Many of who or many of which

    Either "who" ( colloquial,not recommended in written form)or "whom" (recommended by grammarians) since itīs a relative pronoun that refers to the children who(m) have undergone multiple procedures. (Poor kids! )


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    #3

    Re: Many of who or many of which

    When I tried using "whom" my silly computer kept saying that it was wrong. So should I just stick with who or disregard what word says and use whom??

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    #4

    Re: Many of who or many of which

    Quote Originally Posted by goofydevils
    When I tried using "whom" my silly computer kept saying that it was wrong. So should I just stick with who or disregard what word says and use whom??

    Defintely use whom.


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    #5

    Re: Many of who or many of which

    You have to use whom after ay preposition


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    #6

    Re: Many of who or many of which

    You have to use whom after any preposition

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