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    "Who" instead of "Which"

    Salaam.

    Is that OK to use "who" instead of "which" in the following sentence please?

    BCI is a an association who specifies the standards in lead-acid battery industry.

    Thanks

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    #2

    Re: "Who" instead of "Which"

    I'd use only 'which'.

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    #3

    Re: "Who" instead of "Which"

    Quote Originally Posted by Ali Hsn View Post

    Is that it OK to use "who" instead of "which" in the following sentence? please?

    BCI is a an association who which specifies the standards in lead-acid battery industry.

    Thanks.
    See above.
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 12-Feb-2017 at 10:36. Reason: Extra correction made. Thanks, Matthew Wai
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #4

    Re: "Who" instead of "Which"

    Consider using "sets" instead of "specifies" in the above.

    Also, because "industry" is a specific singular countable noun, it requires a determiner (in this case the definite article) in that sentence.

    "... the acid-lead battery industry"

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