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by whom

Post by navi » Mon Sep 02, 2013 8:02 am

Are these sentences correct:

1-The author a passage by whom Jane read for you last week is here among us.

2-Mr. Smith, to a book by whom I am greatly indebted for the ideas I have developed in my article, came to see me.
3-Mr. Harrison, for a book by whom I designed a cover, came to see me.


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Re: by whom

Post by Alan » Thu Sep 05, 2013 1:15 am

Yes, except that the first needs a comma (relative clauses thus ordered cannot be restrictive).