ottertee at silverwinggraphics.com
Sun Jan 25 21:13:17 EST 2004
On Sunday, January 25, 2004, at 01:48 PM, Dorian E. Gray wrote:
> Melissa said..
>> Does someone want to explain the may/might thing so I can explain why
>> misuse is wrong to all the benighted souls I deal with? That, like
>> the use
>> of "whom," is one of those things for which I do not know the rules.
> I can't help on may/might, but I do know who/whom.
> Example: "That's the man [who|whom] I gave the documents to."
> other yucky aspects of the sentence!) Recast: "I gave the documents
> Ta-daa, we use "whom" here.
This one's even easier because you can recast it as "That's the man to
I gave the documents."
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