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2010.10.07

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Today's LessonCATEGORY: イディオム
GET YOUR FOOT IN THE DOOR   目的に向かって第一歩を進める

Explanation

  • To get your foot in the door is to start working in a particular field, at an organization, etc. - usually in an entry-level or similar position - where you hope to have more success in the future.
  • get your foot in the door は、将来成功したいと望んでいる分野や組織などで、通常、新入社員または同等の地位で、働き始める、という意味です。

GET YOUR FOOT IN THE DOOR

examples

  1. Working as an unpaid intern is a great way to get your foot in the door.
  2. Of course it's just an entry-level position, but at least it would get your foot in the door.
  3. I've been trying to network with some of my former classmates who are working in the industry to see if I can get my foot in the door.

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