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  1. ankitjai's Avatar
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    #1

    Question which or that

    I have a client which or that requires .....

    What should we put here .. Which or that.....

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    #2

    Re: which or that

    Quote Originally Posted by ankitjai View Post
    I have a client which or that requires .....

    What should we put here .. Which or that.....
    Use "who" if it's an individual and "that" if it's a corporation.

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    #3

    Re: which or that

    Quote Originally Posted by ankitjai View Post
    I have a client which or that requires .....

    What should we put here .. Which or that.....
    Bhai's choice is the best, but "that" would also work for an individual.

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    #4

    Re: which or that

    Well, I agree it's not uncommon, but I don't think it's "teachably correct." (ugh)
    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    Bhai's choice is the best, but "that" would also work for an individual.

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    #5

    Re: which or that

    Quote Originally Posted by konungursvia View Post
    Well, I agree it's not uncommon, but I don't think it's "teachably correct." (ugh)
    But it is very common.

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    #6

    Re: which or that

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    But it is very common.
    And completely acceptable in BrE, at least in informal conversation.

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