Focus on the pronunciation of pity
English definition of “pity”
/ˈpɪt̬·i/ n [U]
› sympathy and understanding for someone else’s suffering or troubles: She did not want his pity. › If something is described as a pity, it is a cause for regret: It’s a pity you can’t come to the party. pity
/ˈpɪt̬·i/ v [T] › I pity people who have to work with statistics.