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It can be hard to find common ground and remain engaged with people you don't know. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We need to find common ground with those who share our concerns. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is to try and find some common ground in a situation overwhelmed with emotion. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There is little common ground between the two sides. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The two shared enough common ground ideologically to make an alliance possible. Fascists and Conservatives (1990)We're highly tuned to finding common ground. The Sun (2015)The new President is going to have to find common ground in a divided country. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Surely we can agree to find common ground when possible, parting ways when necessary. Christianity Today (2000)Where the two find common ground is on labour relations and measures to protect American jobs. Times, Sunday Times (2015)As that exchange suggests, there is common ground between the two artists. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Without working at the friendship to find new common ground, it may run the risk of faltering. Life Without Work (1994)Of course, intelligence officers should have back channels to our enemies and diplomats should try to find common ground to resolve conflicts. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Only two of these letters survive -- though the common ground between these two suggests that they would all have said broadly the same thing. The Barefoot Emperor: An Ethiopian Tragedy (2007)But it''s about finding common ground. Times, Sunday Times (2010)As the pair drive back to Weatherfield, they find common ground chatting about their rubbish love lives. The Sun (2012)There was cautious optimism that France and Germany would find common ground about how best to tackle the debt crisis. Times, Sunday Times (2011)In the same way that you meet people at a bar, you find different common ground with different people and forge the relationship that you both want. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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