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I've always wondered when to use who and when to use whom. Do any writing teachers know? Thanks!

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    Use who when it is the subject.

    Examples:

    Who is at the door?
    I don't know who it is.

    Use whom when it is the direct object, indirect object, or object of a preposition.

    Examples:
    Whom are you going to see?
    To whom are you writing the letter?

    Check this site for more information.

    http://web.ku.edu/~edit/whom.html

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