Get off on the Wrong (or Right!) Foot

Welcome to English in a minute!A lot of American English idioms refer to parts of the body.Get off on the wrong foot.Are Anna and Jonathan having trouble learning a dance?How did it go meeting your girlfriend’s family?
Well…it was interesting.First,I was really late…Oh,Jonathan!Yeah.And then,at dinner,I spilled my water all over her mom.Jonathan,it sounds like you got off on the wrong foot.I haven’t even gotten to the worst part…If you get off on the wrong foot,you start something new in a bad way.Sometimes it is because of a mistake you made.You can also get off on the right foot if things go well at the start of a new project or relationship!And that’s English in a minute!

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