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    structure "risk of the diseases returning"

    Could someone please explain to me the selected structure in the sentence below (from grammatical point of view of course ) ?

    If the number of parents choosing not to immunise increased, there would be a similar increase in the risk of the diseases returning.

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    Re: structure "risk of the diseases returning"

    The diseases that have been suppressed up until now would be more likely to return (come back).

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    Re: structure "risk of the diseases returning"

    in the risk of the diseases returning.

    in / risk
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    of / diseases returning
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    Re: structure "risk of the diseases returning"

    I managed to answer a question that wasn't asked.

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