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Children growing up in Costa Rica are surrounded by some of the most beautiful and diverse landscapes in the world........................................................................................................................

Am I right ?...................... ........................................................................................................... Children "are" growing up in Costa Rica"which they" are surrounded by some of the most beautiful and diverse landscapes in the world. ................................................................................................. Are "are" and "which they" hidden in the above sentence?

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No, there is no ellipsis in your example. "Children growing up in Costa Rica" could be replace by "childen who grow up/are growing up in Costa Rica" without changing the sense, but that would be a different construction. "Which they" is entirely impossible to put into your sentence, though you could say "[Some] children grow up in Costa Rica, where they are surrounded...". Again, this is a different construction, and not quite the same meaning.

The main verb is "are surrounded"; the subject is the entire phrase before that.

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