broaden (one's) horizons

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broaden (one's) horizons

To have a new experience. I'm really nervous to live at school, but I know I need to broaden my horizons and get some experience living without my family. I can't believe that Molly has never left the state before! She seriously needs to broaden her horizons!
See also: broaden, horizon
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Children are also invited to visit the nearby MJF Centre which provides a range of education and extra-curricular programmes for children from the local community, to share a song, dance or sport from their culture, broaden their horizons and create new friendships.
The people of Paisley are invited to broaden their horizons and sidestep into a different culture.
Marcus's story in particular highlights the incredible opportunities on offer at Charnwood College, where students are able to broaden their horizons and excel academically while pursuing their sporting and artistic talents.
The best show I have seen." "The exchange was a fantastic opportunity for the children to broaden their horizons by exploring a different culture that provided a meaningful contribution to international youth cultural exchange, helping prepare our students for their international future.
The association runs an International Travel Programme, where young farmer delegates annually have the chance to broaden their horizons by travelling to countries such as Austria, Canada,Tasmania and New Zealand.
Commenting on the opening by the Institute of the Mediterranean of a training session for young German and French journalists, he stressed that the objective of this session is to broaden their horizons and develop their knowledge of new areas such as the Mediterranean, indicating that these sessions can be open to Tunisian journalists.
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Fewer and fewer English footballers feel the need to broaden their horizons.
Summary: ABU DHABI -- A new volunteer programme has been opened to students and professionals in the UAE looking to broaden their horizons.
Now indie rockers Orphan Boy are looking to broaden their horizons with a sophomore set designed to shake off the 'lad rock' tag that has stubbornly clung to them.
NORTH East firms are being urged to broaden their horizons and explore opportunities in China and Australia with the help of UK Trade & Investment.
TEESSIDE firms in the design and creative industries sector are being invited to find out how they can broaden their horizons at a special event in Harrogate.
WOMEN will be able to make new friends and broaden their horizons by joining a Solihull club looking for new faces.
NORTH East firms are being encouraged to broaden their horizons with a trip to the Middle East.