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  1. Shikin Rezali
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    whom or who

    Hi,

    1. The birthday girl who they celebrated yesterday.

    2. The birthday girl whom they celebrated yesterday.

    my question is, which sentence is correct?


    Thank you!

  2. Raymott's Avatar
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    Re: whom or who

    Neither is a correct sentence. It doesn't say anything about "the birthday girl who they celebrated yesterday." This can be either a subject or an object, but there's no main clause with a verb.

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    Re: whom or who

    Is it correct to say 'celebrated the birthday girl'? Should it be 'celebrated the girl's birthday'?

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    Re: whom or who

    Yes, you can celebrate a birthday girl, but it's more common to celebrate a girl's birthday.
    At least the girl can appreciate it, but the birthday can't!

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