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    of which/whom

    My grandparents had five children, of which/whom my father was the third.

    Should I use 'which' or 'whom'?

    Thanks in advance.

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    Re: of which/whom

    Quote Originally Posted by Tan Elaine View Post
    My grandparents had five children, of which/whom my father was the third.

    Should I use 'which' or 'whom'?

    Thanks in advance.
    Whom.

    As a general rule:

    Who/whom/whose etc refer to people.
    Which refers to things.

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