show someone the ropes

show someone the ropes
Show someone the ropes
If you show someone the ropes, you explain to someone new how things work and how to do a job.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • learn the ropes — to understand how to do a particular job or activity. It ll take some time for the new receptionist to learn the ropes. Usage notes: sometimes used in the forms know the ropes to understand how something is done and show someone the ropes or… …   New idioms dictionary

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