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    When a that clause is a noun complement is it possible to omit that grammatically? It is a pity that you cann't come to the party. Is it possible to omit that here?

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    Re: that clause

    Quote Originally Posted by chrysanthemum View Post
    It is a pity that you cann't come to the party. Is it possible to omit that here?
    Yes.

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