Rock band

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  1. get wind of
    find out, hear gossip or rumors about
    The police got wind of a bank roberry.
  2. straight from the horse's mouth
    directly from the person involved
    That information is definitely true. I got it straight from the horse's mouth.
    первоисточник: из первоисточника, рука: из первых рук
  3. get in on the ground floor
    to become involved in something from its beginning
    Can someone tell me how you get in on the ground floor of a money-making deal like that?
  4. beat someone to the punch
    do smth.before someone else can
    : I planned to write a book about computers, but someone else beat me to the draw.
    сделать что-либо раньше другихПример использования
  5. jump on thebandwagon
    Everybody jumped on the bandwagon to try and stop smoking in the workplace.Все присоединились к движению о запрете курения на рабочем месте.
    присоединиться к популярному дели или движению, включиться в движение
  6. clean up
    убираться, убрать, приводить в порядок, прибирать, заканчивать, сорвать большой куш
  7. pretty penny
    a lot of money
    That's a beautiful sports car.I'm sure it costs a pretty penny.
    куча денег
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Rock band
2012-05-23 11:48:19
Rock band

Rock band
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