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after what aid, 請問這裡的what是關代嗎？
Amateur video shows the damage caused by Cyclone Pam in Port Vila, the capital of the Pacific island of Vanuatu.
At least eight people have so far been confirmed dead after what aid agencies are describing as one of the worst disasters in Pacific history, which saw winds of up to 210 miles an hour (340 kph), ripping roofs off houses and downing trees.
after what aid, 請問這裡的what是關代嗎？是 the thing that嗎？
- ?Lv 76 years agoFavorite Answer
what是「帶先行詞的關係代名詞」(= the thing which)，用來帶出「名詞子句」，當作介系詞after的受詞。
aid agencies are describing A as B（這是附屬子句裡動詞與受詞的邏輯關係）
後者B是of of the worst disasters in Pacific history
after the thing which aid agencies are describing as B
2015-04-15 13:00:34 補充：
typo: 後者B是one of the worst disasters in Paific history
- 銀角大王Lv 66 years ago
aid agencies 救援單位
句型類似 what they are describing as the greatest disaster
字典例子：a. That which; the thing that: Listen to what I tell you.