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    The belief

    The belief ---- human beings and apes share a common ancestor seems to appeal most of the scientific communities today.

    A) in which
    B) whether
    C) which
    D) that
    E) what


    Could you explain me why the key is D?

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    Re: The belief

    Complement clause:
    The belief that human beings and apes share a common ancestor seems to appeal to most of the scientific communities today.

    A) in which
    B) whether
    C) which <relative pronoun>
    D) that <complementizer>
    E) what



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