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game plan

A carefully considered strategy. My game plan to secure employment in my field includes gaining as much hands-on experience as I can and obtaining a few more certifications before the end of the year.
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a game plan

COMMON Someone's game plan is the things that they intend to do in order to achieve a particular aim. I simply stuck to my game plan. I had always wanted to be a millionaire from a very early age. If I'm honest, I walked into this situation without a clear game plan. Note: In American football, a game plan is a strategy which the players and coach develop before a match.
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game plan

n. a plan of action; a scheme. (From sports.) The game plan for the election was beginning to shape up.
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Pero if you stick to the game plan, hindi masasayang.
As with a good juggling show (and a good thriller) there are a lot of balls in the air midway through; but The Game Plan succeeds in keeping all of them logical and progressively involving and though some things (such as Holly and Dan's evolving love against all odds) are predictable, the outcome of events is by no means set in stone.
PLAYER: CLIFF PORTWOOD HOME GROUND: Port Vale SONG: Up There Oh England GAME PLAN: Ex-Port Vale goalscorer Cliff originally recorded this song in 1982 while pursuing a singing career after hanging up his boots, but due to licensing problems it was never realeased.
That was the game plan - we didn't come here for a draw or a 1-0 defeat.
The essential game plan for world government through world "integration and convergence" was publicly enunciated in April 1974 through the pages of Foreign Affairs, the CFR's house journal.
One side believes in having a game plan and a quarterback, the other does not.
'Coach Mark [Sangiao] drew up a game plan, and that was to throw strikes to set up a takedown, because we knew that wrestling would be my advantage,' Kingad added.
The Silencer shared their team's game plan and revealed that tried to avoid Nguyen's attempts to take the match to the ground.
That should at least give them a little bit of confidence for the return game at Parkhead but they have to come up with a better game plan than the one they took to the field with here.
"Game Plan for a Novel" follows an author as she starts on her novel and follows her story's evolution as well as her daily life.
After surviving the rigours of Doom, The Scorpion King and Welcome To The Jungle, his game plan went wrong.
Wales legend Barry John has warned that Mike Ruddock's men have six days to perfect their game plan - or suffer a bashing from the Boks.