The property left by their father was a bone of contention between the brothers.
The interpretation of this painting has long been a bone of contention among art historians.
The channeling of E.U. funds to the Palestinian Authority to unofficial or semiofficial accounts was a bone of contention that often troubled many an honest official of the Union.
You might call it a bone of contention.
Pay, historically a big bone of contention, is the easier part to settle.
A bone of contention is the cause of a long-standing argument.
" a bone of contention" 是引发长期论的一个原因。
A more informal way to say bone of contention is sticking point.
" bone of contention" 更口语话的一种说法是" sticking point（症结）" 。
The bone of contention here is that narrow bottleneck. It's called the Kerch Strait.
The real bone of contention has been this issue of the $15 minimum wage.
Look, you can take care of your bone of contention with Steve some other time.
This is a little different from having a bone of contention.
这个表" have a bone of contention（论的焦点）" 有一点不同。
Political or religious differences, past mistakes or misunderstandings all make for great bones of contention.
As with " bone of contention, " this phrase also comes from dogs during the 16th century.
与" 议点" 一样，这句短语也出自16世纪的狗。
With a bone of contention, it is the issue that is causing the problem.
而" a bone of contention" 是论的这个问题引起的麻烦。
This last point presented one bone of contention between the 195 government delegations charged with approving the panel's report.
If so, you and the other person have a bone of contention.
如果是的话，那你另一个人就有了一个论的焦点（a bone of contention）。
A legal document such as a father's will could be a bone of contention between members of his family.
The only bone of contention between them is this decision.
WAS A BONE OF CONTENTION BETWEEN HIS DADDY AND I.
Bone to pick is very common and informal. Bone of contention is also common but can sound a little formal.
" bone to pick" 是一个很常见且非常口语化的表。" bone of contention" 也很常见，但是起来正式点。
Finding a bone of contention with him seemed the least I could contribute.
He said Iran's advanced home-made centrifuges have been a bone of contention in last week's talks between the Iranian and European Union (EU) negotiators.