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This is for whoever wrote that

Whoever wrote this for the Yahoo! front page has a problem with grammar:

The pronouns whoever and whomever signal a dependent clause; the choice of pronoun to use depends on its function in the dependent clause. 17 more words

Yahoo!

I Mentally Correct Song Lyrics

Recently, a friend of mine posted this on my Facebook wall:

She obviously knows me well. I do correct people’s grammar – mentally (and I hope, expressionlessly). 1,076 more words

Music

How to use who and whom

Apparently, when a man uses “whom” on his dating site profile, he gets 31% more contacts. Women see it as a sign of intelligence.

I can’t find any statistics to prove whether the grammar needs to be correct to get the results, or whether men just need to drop the word in somewhere. 44 more words

Grammar & Usage

for whom

all that is pledged

and alledged

and what is a friend

and what is a gift

and how do the two worlds

merge and become a whole… 48 more words

Poems

Geography has made us neighbors. History has made us friends. Economics has made us partners. And necessity has made us allies. Those whom

Geography has made us neighbors. History has made us friends. Economics has made us partners. And necessity has made us allies. Those whom nature hath so joined together, let no man put asunder.

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John F. Kennedy

It is so long before the mind can persuade itself that she whom we saw every day and whose very existence appeared a part of our own can have

It is so long before the mind can persuade itself that she whom we saw every day and whose very existence appeared a part of our own can have departed forever that the brightness of a beloved eye can have been extinguished and the sound of a voice so familiar and dear to the ear can be hushed, never more to be heard. 31 more words