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take sb under your wing

If you take someone under your wing, you start to protect and take care of them: I was a bit lonely and fed up at the time and she took me under her wing.
(Definition of take sb under your wing from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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