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    it's a pity

    Are these both correct and do they mean the same:

    1) It is a pity for you to lose what you have.

    2) It will be a pity for you to lose what you have.

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    Re: it's a pity

    They're both correct, and they mean nearly the same. Sentence 1 would be appropriate if the loss was already happening. Sentence 2 would be appropriate if the loss was definitely going to start. If you were talking about a possible future loss, it would be appropriate to say 'It would be a pity for you to lose what you have.'

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