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    Who/whom to vote for

    Dear Teachers

    In the following sentence, should I use "who" instead of "whom"?

    Mary would not say "whom" she would vote for.


    Anthony the learner
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 10-Jul-2013 at 14:55. Reason: Correcting spelling of "vote".

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    Re: Who/whom to vote for

    'Whom' is strictly correct, but many (esp. BrE) speakers would accept 'who'.

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