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  1. B45
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    Do you have any friends who/that you'd be willing to stay with for the rest of your l

    Do you have any friends who/that you'd be willing to stay with for the rest of your life?

    Are both okay here?

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    Re: Do you have any friends who/that you'd be willing to stay with for the rest of yo

    Yes. I prefer "that". Technically, "who" should be "whom".

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    Re: Do you have any friends who/that you'd be willing to stay with for the rest of yo

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    Technically, "who" should be "whom".
    So the word with is not required with "whom"?

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    Re: Do you have any friends who/that you'd be willing to stay with for the rest of yo

    There is a "with" in the sentence after "stay".

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    Re: Do you have any friends who/that you'd be willing to stay with for the rest of yo

    I would only use 'whom' after 'with' (after a preposition - as many people do today).
    "Do you have any friends with whom you'd be willing to stay for the rest of your life?" or
    "Do you have any friends who you'd be willing to stay with for the rest of your life?"
    That might be Odessa Dawn's implied question, and it's the non-technical answer for many people.

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    Re: Do you have any friends who/that you'd be willing to stay with for the rest of yo

    When you say "stay with", do you mean "live with" or "remain friends with"?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Do you have any friends who/that you'd be willing to stay with for the rest of yo

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    When you say "stay with", do you mean "live with" or "remain friends with"?
    I dont know. Maybe both.

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    Re: Do you have any friends who/that you'd be willing to stay with for the rest of yo

    Batman, are you aware that you could omit 'who/that' in that question without altering the meaning?

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    Re: Do you have any friends who/that you'd be willing to stay with for the rest of yo

    I wasn't aware of that. Thank you for letting me know!

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