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flow along

To move in a smooth, fluid manner, as of a liquid. Water from the melting ice flowed along the sidewalk.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

flow along

to move along evenly, as a liquid flows. At the base of the dam, the river began to flow along at a slower pace. The project flowed along quite nicely.
See also: flow
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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It's in our folklore, this famous river, It seems it will be around for ever, When generations of us pass on, The good old Tyne just flows along.
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Mike Blair, the council's acting transportation and traffic manager, said: "A key aim is to improve traffic flows along Murray Street by providing designated parking lay-bys."
With Hurricane Katrina disrupting oil flows along the refinery-rich Gulf Coast, unrest in the Middle East throwing access to future reserves in doubt, and demand in the developing world continuing to outpace supply, prices at the pump topped [S.sub.3] a gallon nationwide, giving politicians a unique opportunity to demonstrate their economic ignorance or cynical opportunism.
That question led Franklin to study and chart the Gulf Stream, a strong ocean current that flows along the North American coast from the Caribbean Sea and Florida Gulf to Newfoundland, Canada.
Jameson's accent is captivating and the content flows along effortlessly.