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show (sb) the way

to do something ​original that ​others are ​likely to ​copy: Sweden has ​shown the way forward on ​energyefficiency.
(Definition of show (sb) the way from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “show (sb) the way”
in Chinese (Simplified) (为某人)指明方向, (为某人)树立榜样…
in Chinese (Traditional) (爲某人)指明方向, (爲某人)樹立榜樣…
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