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British English: /huːm/
American English: /hum/
In questions, qui on its own requires inversion of the verb: whom do you wish to see? = qui voulez-vous voir? but qui followed by est-ce que needs no inversion: qui est-ce que vous voulez voir?

Translation of whom in French:


  • 1 (interrogative)
    (after prepositions) qui
    whom did she meet?
    qui a-t-elle rencontré?, qui est-ce qu'elle a rencontré?
    to whom are you referring?
    à qui est-ce que vous faites allusion?
    the article is by whom?
    de qui est l'article?
  • 2 (relative)
    (after prepositions) qui
    the minister whom he'd seen
    le ministre qu'il avait vu
    the person to whom/of whom I spoke
    la personne à qui/de qui or dont j'ai parlé
    those whom he baptized
    ceux qu'il a baptisés
    …four of whom are young and all of whom are single
    …dont quatre sont jeunes et qui sont tous célibataires
    Kirsten and Matthew, both of whom had ridden before
    Kirsten et Matthew, qui avaient déjà fait du cheval tous les deux
    she pointed to the boys, one of whom was laughing
    elle a indiqué le groupe de garçons dont un riait
    he was particular about whom he chose
    il était exigeant quant à ceux qu'il choisissait
  • 3 (whoever) you may invite whom you wish
    vous pouvez inviter qui vous voulez

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