Posted by GPP on August 23, 2003
In Reply to: The title of which, which title posted by Tom on August 23, 2003
: A book says only the first sentence is acceptable. I don't know why the second sentence is not acceptable.
: The movie The Wizard of Oz, _________ is taken from the book of the same name, has been a children's favorite for years.
: a) the title of which
: b) which title
: Thanks for your help.
I have to admit I don't either, except that b) is a little more formal and fussier-sounding--but maybe I'm missing some fine point of grammar.