Jeremy’s English Tips Episode #17: Get your foot in the door

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Episode description

Our expression for today is to get your foot in the door. To get your foot in the door, it can be get her foot in the door, get his foot in the door, get my foot in the door. The key is to get a foot in the door. What this means is that you have succeeded with the first step and are on your way to being successful.

Extra example sentences

  • I haven’t been offered the job yet but at least I got my foot in the door!
  • You should go down and apply for a job at the bank. Even if you don’t get it, at least you’ll be able to get your foot in the door.
  • First, he got his foot in the door with an internship. Then, a few years later, he was hired by the company as a full-time employee.
  • Have you ever tried using a dating app? It’s a great way to get your foot in the door and meet new people.

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