Which of the following choices makes this sentence is grammatically correct? or is there a better approach?

It's unclear whether he/him or I/me is/are first in line.


Only one of you can be first in line, so it has to be is. "which of us is first in line" would be a neat way of avoiding the problem posed by whether he is/whether I am.

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    So it would be "It's unclear whether he or I is first in line."? – YPCrumble Aug 21 '17 at 21:03
  • Yes, it would be that. – Khuldraeseth na'Barya Aug 22 '17 at 1:30

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