In the driver’s seat

Do you know the English expression “to be in the driver’s seat”? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Pat: How many people are working on the project?

Chris: Just me and Michelle. She is in the driver’s seat, I just do what I’m told.

Does it mean:

a) be in control

b) be in trouble

c) be driving

d) be sitting in a car

The answer is below!↓

black mazda steering wheel

Photo by KML on


Answer: a) be in control