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Topic is Relative pronoun ‘whose’
diagram’s story is a couple talk about the broken fence.
a What happened to our fence?
b The man who lives next to drove his car into it.
a So he is going to pay for it, right?
b No he says he didn't do it. But I saw him do it.
He is clearly lying. I think we need a lawyer.
a I have a friend whose father is a good lawyer.
b Do you think he can help us out?
a I can talk to my friend and ask for her father's help.
b That would be great. We've never be in a situation like this before.
a I'm sure everything will be fine.
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key sentence is
I have a friend whose father is a good lawyer.
whose is located next to a friend.
whose is convenient and indispensable to relative pronoun.
I apologized to the boy whose bicycle I damaged.
That's the neighbor whose dog always attacked me!
She is the English teacher whose lessons we all love.
Jack is the only co-worker whose advice I listen to.