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I suggest that that is the solution we propose.

I read this in a book and I'm not sure if there is supposed to be two thats. I've read it over and over again and I can't decide if it is correct or not. Someone help please.

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I would use it myself.

The first that refers to what they are about to tell you. The second refers to 'the solution' which they have just been discussing.

In informal speech, one that could be used and the same meaning would still be clear.

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