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Meaning of “along the way” in the English Dictionary

"along the way" in British English

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along the way

during the ​time that something is ​happening or that you are doing something: I've been in this ​job for 30 ​years, and I've ​picked up a good ​deal of ​expertise along the way.
(Definition of along the way from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"along the way" in American English

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along the way

during a ​particularperiod of ​time: I’ve been here for thirty ​years, and I’ve ​picked up a lot of ​experience along the way. along the way Along the way also ​means while ​traveling from one ​place to another ​place: I ​drove from Texas to Maine, and I ​met a lot of ​interestingpeople along the way.
(Definition of along the way from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “along the way”
in Chinese (Simplified) 在这过程中, 在这期间…
in Chinese (Traditional) 在這個過程中, 在這期間…
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