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Re: Whose, ..... why?

Posted by ESC on November 25, 2003

In Reply to: Which used as meaning whose, ..... why? posted by Mauricio Segura on November 25, 2003

: There are many instances such as:

: The Hawai'i Convention Center is a world-class facility WHICH PURPOSE is to draw
: new dollars into the economy and to increase tax revenues for the State...

: in which which seem to mean whose. can anyone explain to why.

That's just incorrect.

: The Hawai'i Convention Center is a world-class facility constructed for the purpose of drawing
new dollars into the economy and increasing tax revenues for the State... Or

: The Hawai'i Convention Center is a world-class facility constructed to draw new dollars into the economy and to increase tax revenues for the State...