the bottom rung

the bottom rung
(the bottom (или lowest) rung (of the ladder))
первые ступеньки служебной лестницы; см. тж. the highest rung

He made his son start at the bottom rung of the ladder. (DCE) — Он заставил сына начать служебную карьеру с самой скромной должности.


Большой англо-русский фразеологический словарь. - М.: «Русский язык-Медиа».. 2006.

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