to lay a foundation

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Englisch - Türkisch
temel atmak
temel atmak
Englisch - Englisch
To make a start

You should lay a foundation, even if you can't finish the project.

To elicit information from a witness to show that the witness has knowledge of a matter before the witness testifies to the matter itself

In order to lay a foundation for the witness to describe the murder, the prosecutor first had to show that the witness was present when the murder occurred.

to lay a foundation


    to lay a founda·tion

    Türkische aussprache

    tı ley ı faundeyşın


    /tə ˈlā ə founˈdāsʜən/ /tə ˈleɪ ə faʊnˈdeɪʃən/