reduction of relative clauses

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aysaa

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Hello,

Can we reduce the relatice clause like in the second sentence instead of the first sentence?

1. Alice was the last student to hand in his project.

2. Alice was the last student handing in his project.

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bhaisahab

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Hello,

Can we reduce the relatice clause like in the second sentence instead of the first sentence?

1. Alice was the last student to hand in her project.

2. Alice was the last student handing in her project.

Thanks.

I prefer #1.
 
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