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    to realise this is very important stuff

    If we were to take a moment to lift our heads out of the daily grind, we would be giving ourselves a chance to realise this is very important stuff and that we should be paying more attention to it.
    (A Beginnerís View of our Electric Universe; Tom Findlay)

    Would you be so kind as to tell me whether 'that' in 'to realise that this is very important stuff' is optional?

    Thanks.

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    Re: to realise this is very important stuff

    There is no "that" there. In my opinion there should be.
    "Invading armies have no rights." Noam Chomsky

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    Re: to realise this is very important stuff

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    There is no "that" there.
    This is exactly why I'm asking whether it is optional.

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    Re: to realise this is very important stuff

    It is optional. I would leave "that" out.

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    Re: to realise this is very important stuff

    I agree that it is optional, but would probably use it.

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