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    Default "place" or "room"

    In sentence:
    "There is a place for negotiations (taks, compromise)."
    "place" is correct word or should there be "room"?

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    Default Re: "place" or "room"

    Quote Originally Posted by Pierce111 View Post
    In sentence:
    "There is a place for negotiations (taks, compromise)."
    "place" is correct word or should there be "room"?
    I would use "room" (without the article).

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    And "space" is ok. in such meaning?

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    Default Re: "place" or "room"

    Quote Originally Posted by Pierce111 View Post
    And "space" is ok. in such meaning?
    I think that would work, but I'd like to see more context.

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    To me, there is room for negotiations means that negotiations are possible in the current circumstances, while there is a place for negotiations means that negotiations are appropriate in certain circumstances.
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