[Grammar] whichever/which

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kadioguy

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a. Choose whichever brand you prefer.
b. Choose which brand you prefer.
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Are the two sentences acceptable?

If not, could you tell me the reason?
If they are both acceptable, what is the difference between them?
 

teechar

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They're both acceptable.

To me, the first connotes I don't care about (or I'm not interfering in) your choice.
The second is simply about offering a choice.
 
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