up your alley


up your alley
(right) up (your) alley suited to your abilities or interests.

Harry knows a lot about computers and software, so this job is right up his alley.


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  • Up Your Alley — Album par Joan Jett the Blackhearts Sortie 23 mai 1988 Durée 41:20 Genre Hard rock Producteur Kenny Laguna Ric Browde Desmond Child Thom Panunzio Label …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Up Your Alley (álbum) — Up Your Alley Álbum de Joan Jett The Blackhearts Publicación 1988 Género(s) Hard rock y Punk Rock Discográfica Blackhearts/CBS Associated Pro …   Wikipedia Español

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  • right up your alley —    If something is right up your alley, it is the sort of thing you like or have knowledge about.     You like cooking do you? This book will be right up your alley …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • up/down your alley —    If something is (right) up or down your alley, it is exactly the sort of thing that will suit your tastes or abilities.     Alex loves reading, so the job in the bookshop is right up his alley …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • right up your alley — (right) up (your) alley suited to your abilities or interests. Harry knows a lot about computers and software, so this job is right up his alley …   New idioms dictionary

  • (right) up your alley — (right) up your ˈalley idiom (NAmE) = ↑up your street ↑street • A teaching job would be right up her alley. Main entry: ↑all …   Useful english dictionary