English version

catbird seat

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcatbird seatcat‧bird seat /ˈkætbɜːd ˌsiːt $ -bɜːrd-/ noun   be (sitting) in the catbird seat
Examples from the Corpus
catbird seatAnd I was lucky enough to sit in the catbird seat and watch and learn and be changed myself.
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