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For Whom the Bellwork Tolls
Free Printable Grammar Worksheet for Grades 4-12 - Scroll Down to Print (PDF) - English - Sub Folder
 
 
Who or whom? Who becomes whom when it is the object of a sentence. Who is speaking? To whom is she speaking? An easy way to tell the difference is to switch around the words in the sentence and replace who with another pronoun. For example: Who is she speaking to? » She is speaking to (who/whom)? » She is speaking to we. - OR - She is speaking to them.
 
 
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"She is speaking to them" is correct. Them is an objective pronoun. Therefore, whom is correct. "Whom is she speaking to?" Aided by this knowledge, write the following sentences correctly using who or whom. Click here to print this worksheet. For more of our free grammar and punctuation worksheets, click here.
 
 
 
 
The New Yorker's Comma Queen, Mary Norris, explains this concept quite well in this video: