Technology makes people rely themselves on instruments.
In this sentence, themselves is described by grammarians as a ‘reflexive pronoun’. Reflexive pronouns are used when the object of a sentence is the same as the subject. For example:
However, verbs like rely and depend, do not require reflexive pronouns:
Returning to our opening example, we need:
Indonesians need to take care when translating “menggantungkan diri pada..”