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    who not only knows but also will give

    I'm wondering if the "who" should be repeated in the following sentence with the use of 'not only....but also'.

    Jenna is a woman who not only knows her strengths but also (who) will give her best effort.

    Can I omit 'who'? If not, kindly help me to understand why.

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    #2

    Re: who not only knows but also will give

    'Who' should be omitted there.

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    Re: who not only knows but also will give

    Kindly help me to understand why it should be omitted.

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    Re: who not only knows but also will give

    It's redundant. You could also use the alternative structure:

    'Jenna is a woman who not only knows her strengths but who will also give her best effort.'

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