the swing of things

the swing of things

The usual routine; the habitual way of doing things. It's a little confusing navigating the office at first, but you'll get into the swing of things soon enough.
See also: of, swing, thing
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"Swindon will be a really good test for us and help us get back into the swing of things. It gives us the chance to blow off some of the cobwebs, work on setplays and get back to playing with a level of intensity which is hard to maintain throughout the summer.
"It is good to have a break but there always comes a point that you want to get back into the swing of things.
| Queen of Spades: Page 40 FAMILY TREE: Queen at chapel WEDDING: Harry, Pippa and hubby James yesterday GRINNING Kate Middleton is getting into the swing of things encouraging kids to play outside.
The Duchess of Cambridge is getting into the swing of things to encourage kids to play outside.
The Raiders struggled early on to get back into the swing of things after a couple of days off from the court, but transition baskets and our press were too much for the Sages to handle.
The 34-year-old, while admitting that he is still in the process of getting back into the swing of things, said that he is looking forward to the challenges that cricket brings along.
It took me a couple to get back into the swing of things because when you haven't done it for a year it can be tough.
Swing of Things When: Friday, January 5 Where: Small Seeds, New Street, Huddersfield Tickets: Free entry From Western Europe to Latin America, Huddersfield's The Swing of Things bring the sounds of swing from all over the world.
Tribute acts, super-fans and those in search of a fun weekend with some lipsnarling entertainment were getting into the swing of things yesterday and hoping they would last out the party until tomorrow.
NEWCASTLE United footballing legend and former England striker Alan Shearer will be getting into the swing of things as he prepares to compete in his charity's fifth annual golf tournament on Friday.
WE'RE in to the swing of things in November and, as is now customary for the month, thousands of people around the country have taken part in Movember.
IN THE SWING OF THINGS Jenny enjoys the challenges of playing golf at a competitive level and, left, the girls share a round
A total of 24 children got into the swing of things during the knock-out tournament at St Osburg's Catholic Primary School, in Radford, on Friday.
Well come on, it's Ireland v Scotland, not England v Australia, yawns Scotland's Richie Berrington DON'T TAKE IT LION DOWN ?Brian O'Driscoll is back in the swing of things at Leinster training after his Lions disappointment YOU THINK YOU'RE BALE?
So get in the swing of things when the band performs at noon Nov.
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