Do you know the English expression “to show (someone) the ropes“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?
Robert: Welcome to the department Sandra. Nina will look after you today and show you the ropes. If you have any questions, just ask her.
Sandra: Thank you. I’m looking forward to working here.
Does it mean:
a) guide someone around a building
b) teach someone how to do a job or skill
c) study ropes
d) show someone documents
The answer is below! ↓
Answer: b) teach someone how to do a job or skill