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    Post "despite the scientistís protest, who have complained" Is it correct?

    ďIt closed despite the scientistís protest, who have complained that they had a finding and the study should continue.Ē

    There are many scientists.

    Would you be so kind as to tell me, what is the correct form?

    Thank You so much!

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    Re: "despite the scientistís protest, who have complained" Is it correct?

    If there is more than one scientist, it should be "scientists'".

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    Re: "despite the scientistís protest, who have complained" Is it correct?

    I would change the word order:

    It closed despite the protest by the scientists, who have complained that they had a finding and the study should continue.

    Did they actually protest or did the just object? They had a finding doesn't sound very convincing to me- did they have a result?

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    Re: "despite the scientistís protest, who have complained" Is it correct?

    The scientists just objected. It was not an actually protest.
    They have a result, but for safety reason the authorities closed it.

    Thank you very much!

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