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go right

To happen or unfold successfully, correctly, and/or fortuitously. Nothing has gone right for Tom since his marriage to Anthony fell apart. If our plan goes right, we'll see a huge bump in sales by the end of the year.
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go right

Succeed, happen correctly, as in If everything goes right, we should be in Canada by Tuesday, or Nothing has gone right for me today. This idiom uses right in the sense of "in a satisfactory state," a usage dating from the mid-1600s.
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Go right to return across it and soon fork left at the track junction to follow this waymarked path back to the road at Dinas Powys.
Go right to immediately leave the lane through a metal kissing gate.
Turn right and after 150 metres, as you pass a barrier, go right through a gate to the ruins of Llanrwst mine and lead processing plant -- a good lunch spot.
This month, Steve McKee will look at what might go right, at why markets might surge ahead this year and next.
When it ends in a T-junction go right (MountainView Road) toCapelulo.
We needed something to go right for us (after Friday).
Cross the stile by the gate and soon go right, off the path, on a track diagonally up the southern flank of Tal-y-Fan.
If the agency's appeal is denied, AFPAE's lawyers will go right to Discovery.
In retrospect, though, Smarty Jones would have needed more to go right during the 2:27.
We are actually in the early stages, and there may be an awful lot more to come out, and we may find that his may go right to the heart of the Provisional IRA.
com and earnings go right back to the military community.
You all wish you could skip past these months and go right there, don't you?
Past Roselea turn right at a lane and after a few yards go left through a metal gate and follow the footpath - first along a field edge then through woods to a T-junction where you go right to Raby Village.
amp;uot;Luis' experience allows him to go right to work with us deep into the client's operational plan,&uot; said De Carlo.
Out of the tunnel, turn left and follow a path through woods and at a fork go right over two wooden bridges and take the path going left.