It seems that they have a hard time doing this job with firms in foreign countries.
And until we understand it, we'll have a hard time controlling costs.
But I give him stuff anyway, because his requests of me are so polite and infrequent and reasonable I have a hard time saying no.
But then I had a hard time getting The Middle Stories published in America.
“I think millennials staying home and socializing on the Internet is a real factor in bars having a hard time,” he says.
“You would have a hard time making Father see that,” put in Gloria, with a smile.
No wonder Florence has a hard time of it; but isn't it wretched of me to gossip?
I have had a hard time of it, so far; but now I have taken my life into my own hands, and I mean to live it out.
They had a hard time, but they have won him over, and he is pledged to go with them.
“He would have had a hard time stopping him,” Johnny chuckled.
Time actually spent in prison by a sentenced criminal: Hard men are serving hard time 10 miles down the road (1930s+ Underworld)