which


which

determiner, pronoun which of (which of them do you know?)

USAGE NOTE: The use of the preposition of is necessary when a pronoun follows. When a noun follows, the use of which of the limits the meaning--which student(s) did you see? which of the students whom we had discussed did you see?

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  • Which — Which, pron. [OE. which, whilk, AS. hwilc, hwylc, hwelc, from the root of hw[=a] who + l[=i]c body; hence properly, of what sort or kind; akin to OS. hwilik which, OFries. hwelik, D. welk, G. welch, OHG. wel[=i]h, hwel[=i]h, Icel. hv[=i]l[=i]kr,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Which — which  Unix утилита, отображающая полный путь к указанным командам или сценариям. Содержание 1 Описание 2 Опции 3 Пример использования …   Википедия

  • Which — Voir « which » sur le Wiktionnaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Which — is an English relative pronoun and interrogative pronoun.Which may also refer to: *Which?, a UK charity and its magazine *which (Unix), a Unix command See also * English relative clauses, for discussion of when to use which and when to use that… …   Wikipedia

  • Which? — Infobox Magazine title = Which? image size = image caption = frequency = Monthly category = Consumer publisher = Which? firstdate = October 1957 country = flagcountry|United Kingdom language = English website = [http://www.which.co.uk… …   Wikipedia

  • which — /hwich, wich/, pron. 1. what one?: Which of these do you want? Which do you want? 2. whichever: Choose which appeals to you. 3. (used relatively in restrictive and nonrestrictive clauses to represent a specified antecedent): The book, which I… …   Universalium

  • which — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, of what kind, which, from Old English hwilc; akin to Old High German wilīh of what kind, which, Old English hwā who, gelīk like more at who, like Date: before 12th century 1. being what one or ones out of a …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • which's — pronoun a) Of which; alternative to inanimate sense of “whose” If the previous request (which’s response was generated by the jsp) set a cookie on the client mdash;[ …   Wiktionary

  • Which? — a magazine produced each month by the Consumers’ Association in Britain. It consists of reports comparing different makes of similar products and services, to help people to decide which one to buy. It is only available to members of the… …   Universalium

  • which — 1. pronoun /ʍɪʧ,wɪʧ,ʍɪʧ/ Who; whom; what (of those mentioned or implied) He walked by a door with a sign which read: PRIVATE OFFICE. 2. noun /ʍɪʧ,wɪʧ,ʍɪʧ/ An occurrence of the word which. The ofs and the whiches have thrown our prose into a… …   Wiktionary

  • which — See: GAME AT WHICH TWO CAN PLAY …   Dictionary of American idioms


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