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I always have issues with using which clause. I appreciate if sb let me know if the which clause in the sentence below is correct.

"Sth1 brings about unprecedented challenges to sth2 which can be greatly alleviated by sth3. "

The original sentences were:

  1. Sth1 bring about unprecedented challenges to sth2.
  2. These Challenges can be greatly alleviated by sth3.

Thank you in advance!

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    You correctly didn't use a comma before 'which', which would have made it relative to to the first clause ('Sth1 brings ..'); but it is still ambiguous. By default it is relative to the immediately preceding NP (sth2), and not to 'challenges'. It is best to avoid relative phrases after complex phrases. [and why did you change Sth1 to singular?] – amI Nov 28 '17 at 21:12
  • Changing the sth1 to singular was a typo mistake. Sorry! – nimi Nov 28 '17 at 23:08

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