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    Even if we have families and are busy with work, we should be able to find quality ..


    Hi all.

    Is it idiomatic to use the word "find" in this context? Thank you very much.




    • Even if we have families and are busy with work, we should be able to find quality time for our friends.

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    Re: Even if we have families and are busy with work, we should be able to find qualit

    Yes, that's how we say it.

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    Re: Even if we have families and are busy with work, we should be able to find qualit

    Thank you very much Raymott. I am happy to hear that, really.

    My teacher corrected me as she would say:


    • Even if we have families and are busy with work, we should be able to spend (some) quality time with our friends. She added that my original sentence was not idiomatic.
    Last edited by Dominik92; 10-Aug-2017 at 13:17. Reason: added the word - original

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    Re: Even if we have families and are busy with work, we should be able to find qualit

    Well, you have to find the time before you can spend the time. You are correct.

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