445. Despite the fact that the majority hold the opinion that..., I doubt whether...essential for...
本句属于议论文中表达观点、阐述论点的典型例句，这是一个让步状语从句，despite也可以替换为in spite of,而hold the opinion that...换种表达则可以说：cling to the idea that...。句中的两个that连接的分别是fact和opinion的同位语从句。
In spite of the fact that only few people support me, I still cling to the idea that working part-time for college students is essential.
Despite the fact that no one else in the family holds the idea that giving up my doctor's degree is the right choice, I doubt whether it is necessary to keep on studying like a pedant.尽管家里没有一个人认为我放弃博士学位是正确的选
Despite the majority hold the opinion that traditional paper books should be replaced by e-books, I still doubt whether it is wise to make this kind of change.