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under one’s belt

under one’s belt

Date: Jan 11 2018

Themes: Friend, Time, Work

Quote

1. Quote - Listen to the quote and guess what the slang means.

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“Another birthday under our belts, but so thankful and lucky to say that you’ll be my best friend for 100 more.”

—Model Bella Hadid, wishing her best friend a happy birthday on Instagram (Just Jared)

Definition

1. Definition - Study the definition.

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having experience; already learned

2. Use - Learn how the slang is used.

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When we start something new, we don’t always know the best way to do things. For example, if you get a new job, you will need some training. You will want to ask lots of questions and practice doing your new duties many times. After you do this for a while, you will get some great experience under your belt. In fact, you might begin training other new workers.

When you have something under your belt, you have already learned about it, and you have probably practiced it many times. When you have a lot of knowledge and experience under your belt, you might become an expert. Model Bella Hadid recently wished her best friend congratulations for getting another birthday under her belt. They hope to have many more years of friendship under their belts as they grow together.

What do you have under your belt? Are you an expert at anything?

Examples

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“Mike has a lot of work experience under his belt.”

“Once I have the process under my belt, I will be able to work faster.”

“That country has some great history under its belt.”

Winners

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More experience achieved. "Another birthday under our belts" means "To have another year of experience/achievements" :D -William and Ian Janig jensen
by IanJanikSuper Member!
Something owned, obtained or achieved by someone.
by TrowaB

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ola3

ola3Super Member!

Ukraine

I’m a pokemon go player. Love this game. I can tell i have 37 levels under my belt. :)

07:39 AM Jan 11 2018 |

osman143

Sweden

i got jobb last year but before i didn,t have experience under my bellt.when i start my frist jobb. the first week i dn.t how to work this then i found a good  friend  who can help me my jobb. i wonder how can i have under my belt on this jobb. but know i have enuogh experience under my belt.

02:49 AM Jan 11 2018 |

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ShiningSun

ShiningSun

United Kingdom

Monks have bells of silence under their belts.
Politicians have equivocal statements under their belts.
Professors have years of lectures under their belts.
Poets have setbacks and laments under their belts.
Surgeons have heavy fees under their belts.

01:49 AM Jan 11 2018 |

hofpilsSuper Member!

Germany

That’s a good question. I don’t think, that I have something under my belt. Seriously, I’m don’t getting anything in my mind, that I can do specially. :)

09:49 PM Jan 10 2018 |

The Last Joke

Yemen





 #IN EBABY🌸JUST FOR MY FRIENDS 💟 💞 💘 💕
    💕̷̸̮̐. .
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                  💕̷̸̮̐       💕̷̸̮̐
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                       💕̷̸̮̐ 🌸🌸
      🌸  🌸💖🌼🌼🌼❀ 💙🌺🌺♔ ❤🌻❀               🌹♔☜☞♔🌹 ┊┊┊┊┊💚 ┊┊┊┊💖   ┊┊┊🌹  ┊┊🌹  ┊❤  💙

 هل   غادر   الشعراء   من   متردم 
    أم  هل  عرفت  الدار   بعد   توهم
 🐪 🐪 🐪 🐪 🐪 🐪 🐪 🐪 🐪 🐪
 يا   دار    عبلة    بالجواء    تكلمي  
  وعمي  صباحا  دار  عبلة  واسلمي
 🐎🐎🐎🐎🐎🐎🐎 🐎🐎🐎🐎🐎
 فوقفت    فيها     ناقتي     وكأنها  
  فدن    لأقضي    حاجة     المتلوم
🐪 🐪 🐪 🐪 🐪 🐪 🐪 🐪 🐪 🐪
 هلا  سألت  الخيل  يا  ابنة  مالك  
  إن  كنت  جاهلة   بما   لم   تعلمي
 🐎🐎🐎🐎🐎🐎🐎 🐎🐎🐎🐎🐎

In fact , translating words from one language into another is so challenging. Transferring the essence of word from one culture to another is very difficult.
So , that is why , I must use various techniques under my belt to get the meaning across by focusing on the message, not the words.


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05:13 PM Jan 10 2018 |

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The Last Joke

Yemen

I  think my teacher hasn’t enough experience under his belt.

So , I need to get a few more qualifications under my belt.

 However,  in Ebaby , I will get  the required courses under my belt ...

05:11 PM Jan 10 2018 |

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