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1.She has a pretty gift for quotation, which is a serviceable substitute for wit.

I am unable to Understand that the Which in above sentence is referring to a pretty gift of Quotation.

  • But you just did say what which is referring to. So, I don't understand either the confusion or the question. – Jason Bassford Supports Monica Jul 27 '19 at 8:56
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The structure of your example

She has a pretty gift for quotation, which is a serviceable substitute for wit.

Is the same as

  • She has a dog, which is an animal.

Be aware that your example is in a very literary style, much more elaborate than contemporary writing. "The Creative Impulse", Six Stories Written In the First Person Singular, W. Somerset Maugham, 1931. Full text.

There are few similar-looking constructions:

  • She has a dog, which is an animal: the dog is an animal
  • She has a dog, which is big and friendly: the dog is big
  • She has a dog, which is excellent: it is excellent that she has it

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