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Postby Compton » Wed Jun 05, 2013 7:22 pm

The only hope is (that) Tom owns a car
and (that) his choice was reasonable.

Is it mandatory that (that) is to be used to be correct?.

I see sentence after sentence in writing that excludes this word.

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Re: conjunction

Postby Alan » Thu Jun 06, 2013 3:21 am

Yes, in this sentence it is obligatory.

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