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English translation: the ticket = the right thing

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English term or phrase:ticket for Crow and Smith
English translation:the ticket = the right thing
Entered by: Shirley Fan
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11:52 Sep 15, 2007
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Art/Literary - Music
English term or phrase: ticket for Crow and Smith
The intimate combination of talent seems to be the ticket for Crow and Smith
Shirley Fan
Local time: 15:10
the ticket = the right thing
Explanation:
"The ticket", often "just the ticket", is somewhat old-fashioned slang, meaning that something is exactly right. So this combination of talent is exactly right for them.
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Jack Doughty
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:10
Grading comment
Thank you !
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +11the ticket = the right thing
Jack Doughty


  

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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +11
the ticket = the right thing


Explanation:
"The ticket", often "just the ticket", is somewhat old-fashioned slang, meaning that something is exactly right. So this combination of talent is exactly right for them.

Jack Doughty
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:10
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 40
Grading comment
Thank you !

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