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have/keep your finger on the pulse

C2 to be/stay familiar with the most recent changes or improvements: The situation changes daily, so you need to keep your finger on the pulse.
Translations of “have/keep your finger on the pulse”
in Chinese (Traditional) 瞭解最新變化(進展)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 了解最新变化(进展)…
(Definition of have/keep your finger on the pulse from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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