English version

a flying start

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englisha flying starta flying starta very good or successful start The appeal has got off to a flying start, with over £200,000 raised in the first week. flying
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got off to a flying startVideo-Taped report follows Voice over Despite missing 7 first team regulars Gloucester got off to a flying start.The appeal got off to a flying start at the weekend when the group held a jumble sale and raffle.
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