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					compromise
      制作:
王丽丽,严晓蕾,贺园祺,沈武士
      颜顺建
more people
try to find out the
method how to get
along well with
each other .
Of or among them,
the most
Compromise translation:

 • n. Reconcile dispute by agreement on
     concessions;

 • V. To expose to danger; to settle a
     dispute by making a compromise.
Situation:
• Ted and Mary have different
 opinions about where to live
 after they get married. Ted
 wants to live in an apartment
 in London. Mary wants to live
 in a little house in the
 country. In the end, they
 decide to rent a house in a
 suburb of the capital city.
Saying:
• A bad compromise is better than a good
  lawsuit.
• One shouldn't speak in absolute terms,
  leaving no room for compromise .
• make concessions to achieve one's aim;
  compromise for the sake of the general
  interest.
Example sentence:
• They never compromise, so they went to court
  to apply for a divorce.
• He takes great care not to do anything that may
  compromise his good name. That's great.
• There seems to be no room for compromise in
  the border dispute between the two countries.
• We don’t want to handle political contradictions
  by means of forcing compromise through
  fighting.
• No matter what the
 situation, arguments are
 a waste of, or at best, a
 misuse of time.

• By avoiding meaningless
 arguments, everybody
 wins.
• Thank you

				
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