Extraversion and Introversion
An extravert and introvert may have some issues with one wanting the other to open up more, and one wanting the other wanting the other to give them some time alone. However, they can also be good to balance each other out, allowing the extravert to feel more comfortable introspecting, and the introvert has someone to encourage them to socialize and try new things more often.
The ENTJ Prefers extraversion to introversion. The ENTJ gets energized being around people and prefers to talk out their thoughts instead of internalizing them. They are in tune with the structure and order of their environment and seek to understand it.
The ISTJ prefers introversion to extraversion. The ISTJ is energized by their alone time and uses it to sort things out. The ISTJ wants things to make sense and will use the past as a predictor of future events.
Sensing and Intuition
A sensor and an intuitive will face some challenges in conversation. The Sensor lives in the concrete world of facts and senses, while the intuitive tends to wonder more about possibilities and what is not immediately recognizable. While these two types may struggle, they may also balance each other out by being able to get things done and also foresee future issues.
The ENTJ prefers intuition to sensing (Through Introverted Intuition). The ENTJ wants to understand the underlying meanings and connections between things. The ENTJ can form a gut feeling or intuition about the way things are going to play out.
The ISTJ prefers sensing to intuition (Using Introverted Sensing). The ISTJ takes in the world in a concrete/matter of fact manner. The ISTJ remembers facts, places, and uses past events to predict future outcomes.
Thinking and Thinking
Two thinkers can make for a very informative relationship. Two thinkers can really discuss matters and learn new things. They enjoy logically understanding their environment. Problems can arise when both types neglect the emotional aspects, which can lead to bottled up emotion.
The ENTJ prefers thinking to feeling (Using Extraverted Thinking). The ENTJ wants the world to be logical and orderly. The ENTJ wants conclusive plans of action and concrete understand of the way things works. This universal acceptance of logic is used to help the ENTJ form their worldview.
The ISTJ prefers thinking to feeling (Using Extraverted Thinking). The ISTJ wants the world to be logical and orderly. The ISTJ wants conclusive plans of action and concrete understand of the way things works. This universal acceptance of logic is used to help the ISTJ form their worldview.
Judging and Judging
Two judgers will want their worlds to be ordered and planned out. They would like to know what they are doing beforehand. These judgers will both appreciate each others structure and valuing being on time. However, they can both become stubborn and may clash with each other over which direction to take.
The ENTJ prefers judging to perceiving. The ENTJ prefers structure, routine, and planning things out versus being spontaneous. The ENTJ wants to bring structure, order, and organization to their environment.
The ISTJ prefers judging to perceiving. The ISTJ prefers structure, routine, and planning things out versus being spontaneous. The ISTJ wants to bring structure, order, and organization to their environment.