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Someone says:

There are many kinds of things available here.

Is it the same as:

There are many kinds of things that are available here.

And

Nowadays, there are only two people (who are) living in this house.

Can I leave out who are to mean the same thing?

Thanks in advance.

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There are many kinds of things available here.

Is it the same as:

There are many kinds of things that are available here.

Yes, it is, the former is preferred.

And

Nowadays, there are only two people (who are) living in this house.

Can I leave out who are to mean the same thing?

It says exactly the same thing, and it is definitely better to leave out the who are (or that are) as it's more fluid sentences.

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