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This is one of those broad statements that invite challenge.
Certainly there is a big difference in the two and it will be necessary for you to clarify to these agencies what your intention is, rather than using a broad statement such as "a photography business".
The Council also glossed over the difficulties in relations with NATO with a broad statement that "welcomed the positive reaction of the Ministerial meeting of the North Atlantic Council of 14 and 15 December 2000 to the EU proposals on the EU-NATO permanent arrangements for consultation and co-operation" as agreed at the Nice Summit.
It's a broad statement of the way forward for Britain and it will be followed by a complementary manifesto for Scotland, including a restatement of its devolution pledge.
This seems a broad statement as a pipe could burst anywhere in a house.
I feel it's important we don't taint everybody with a broad statement.
It's just sort of a broad statement that we're going to try to help people so that they stay were they are rather than come across to Europe.
University of Texas at Austin, two years ago, but only made a broad statement then about the consideration of race at universities.
Yet this broad statement belies the truth that the number of engineering apprenticeships actually fell in 2014, further widening the supply/demand gap.