296.We treat them as objects whose appearance and achievements are something we can be proud of, rather than serve the best interests of the children.
本句的主干是we treat them as objects, rather than serve the best interests of the children。whose appearance and...be proud ofd定语从句，修饰objects;其中，we can be proud of是省略了引导词that的定语从句，修饰先行词something。
※ serve tie time意为“随波逐流”。如:
You'd better work harder and identify your own style，or you just serve the time.你最好再努力些，找到属于自己的风格，否则你只不过是在随波逐流。
※ serve the turn意为“适用”。如:
Since it's raining outside now, this umbrella may serve your tum.外面下雨了，这把伞你应该能用到。
※ serve out意为“分配，分给”。如:
Would you please serve out the soup for us?请给我们盛一下汤，好吗?