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    #1

    It's bad he is late.

    Dave is late for the meeting. - It's bad he is late.

    Will it be correct to say so?
    Is that necessary or can we skip it? (It's bad that he is late.)
    Last edited by englishhobby; 13-Aug-2014 at 21:41.
    If I were a native speaker of English, I would never shut up. :-)

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    #2

    Re: It's bad he is late.

    I don't think the second sentence is necessary.

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    #3

    Re: It's bad he is late.

    It's not necessary, but it is not wrong, with or without that IMO.

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