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Why does second of -which is at immediate before comma- use in the sentence below?

What does it specify? (which subject, object or etc.)

In Spain, as in the rest of world that I know of, the VAT tax (value added) is included in the price.

This is one of the questions that makes me confused.

Thank you very much in advance.

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"Know of" is a phrasal verb consisting of a verb "know" and a preposition "of." It's normally followed by a noun phrase as a complement.

However, a preposition, when used with a relative clause, like this one, it can be stranded (used without a following complement).

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