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Unfortunately, some of our poor choices are irreversible, but many are not. Often, we can change course and get back on the right track.
James E. Faust

Meaning of "the right track" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF THE RIGHT TRACK

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE THE RIGHT TRACK

the renosterveld
the Repeal
the Resistance
the rest
the reverse of
the Rhaetic
the right
the right side of
the ring
the river
the roaring days
the Roaring Forties
the Rock
the Roost
the rope
the rough
the rough side of one´s tongue
the Round Table
the Royal and Ancient Club
the Royal Scots Greys

WORDS THAT END LIKE THE RIGHT TRACK

backing track
backtrack
crack
cycle track
dirt track
fast track
fast-track
go-kart track
half-track
inside track
multitrack
off the beaten track
one-track
racetrack
single track
single-track
singletrack
soundtrack
the wrong track
title track
track

Synonyms and antonyms of the right track in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «the right track» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF THE RIGHT TRACK

Find out the translation of the right track to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of the right track from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «the right track» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

正确的轨道上
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

el buen camino
570 millions of speakers

English

the right track
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सही रास्ते
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

الطريق الصحيح
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

на правильном пути
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

o caminho certo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সঠিক ট্র্যাক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

la bonne voie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Trek yang betul
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

dem richtigen Weg
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

正しい軌道
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

궤도
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Trek tengen
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đi đúng hướng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சரியான பாதையில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

योग्य ट्रॅक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Doğru yol
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

la strada giusta
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dobrej drodze
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

на правильному шляху
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

drumul cel bun
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

το σωστό δρόμο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

die regte pad
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

rätt spår
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

rett spor
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of the right track

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «THE RIGHT TRACK»

The term «the right track» is very widely used and occupies the 2.530 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «THE RIGHT TRACK» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about the right track

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10 QUOTES WITH «THE RIGHT TRACK»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word the right track.
1
Wayne Allard
I think America is on the right track.
2
Laurie Halse Anderson
You know how sometimes you hear a chord played on an organ and you can feel it vibrating in your bones? Sometimes when I'm writing, I can feel my bones vibrating because I'll have a thought or I'll have a character's voice in my head, and that's when I know I'm on the right track.
3
Eddie Campbell
Dave Sim said in his latest thing of his, 'when you're on the right track, you'll know it, but until you get there, you have to believe you're on the right track'. Interesting little conundrum. It's not easy.
4
Lorenzo di Bonaventura
I think when you're doing something cutting edge like 'The Matrix,' it might mean when everybody's saying 'no' that you're really on the right track.
5
James E. Faust
Unfortunately, some of our poor choices are irreversible, but many are not. Often, we can change course and get back on the right track.
6
Amy Goodman
I've learned in my years as a journalist that when a politician says 'That's ridiculous' you're probably on the right track.
7
Timothy Griffin
In order for our country and economy to get on the right track again, we need a leader who understands how the real economy works and has the vision to fundamentally change Washington. That leader is Mitt Romney. No other candidate in the field possesses his lifetime of success in both the private sector and as a governor.
8
Adam Hasner
Bill Nelson has demonstrated that he is a rubber stamp for the Obama administration and he's out of touch with the solution that we need to implement in order to get America back on the right track.
9
Fergus Henderson
I've probably got lots of heroes. One is a chap called Charles Campbell - he is a wonderful chap. We cooked together in a nightclub in Notting Hill. He told me brilliant stories of food and life and generally put me on the right track.
10
Katie Hoff
To break the mark definitely showed me I'm on the right track.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «THE RIGHT TRACK»

Discover the use of the right track in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to the right track and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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On the Right Track: From Olympic Downfall to Finding ...
At the heart of this book are real issues that we all face: learning to grow through pain; making decisions that will help us far into the future; overcoming failure and discouragement; and applying practical principles that point the way ...
Marion Jones, 2010
2
Employability: How to Get Your Career on the Right Track
This work demonstrates how to deal with obstacles encountered in one's career.
Susan Bloch, Terry Bates, 1997
3
Dear Paul, Am I on the Right Track?
Dear Paul, Am I On the Right Track?, based on teh apostle Paul's letter to the Colossians, is the timeless story of one woman's search for spiritual growth. Join her in the a contemporary quest for spiritual truth, growth, and godliness.
Ron Smith, Rob Penner, 1996
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Racing on the Right Track: Steering Toward the Eternal ...
Racing on the Right Track is a book that highlights some of the numerous parallels between stock car racing and the Christian life. To the true racer, successfully getting around the race track in a timely manner is a consuming passion.
Myron Pritchard, 2013
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Cambridge Dictionary of American Idioms
Opposite keep track (of sb/sth) off the beaten track not known or popular with many people; = off the beaten path ♢ Her tastes in reading tend to be off the beaten track. on the right track doing something correctly or well ♢ / think he is going to ...
Paul Heacock, 2003
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Idiomatic Creativity: A Cognitive-linguistic Model of ...
Consider the following variants of the idioms be on the right track (91a–b), the fast track (92a–b) and the fast lane (93a–b): (91) a. I knew I was on the right track when I felt that thrill of pleasure at placing object, not painting it (A08: 2528). b.
Andreas Langlotz, 2006
7
Is Europe on the right track to becoming ready for ...
This Dissertation aims to assess the effectiveness and suitability of European regulation in respect to E-Commerce.
Sandra Vivian Wagner, 2006
8
Therapeutic Residential Care for Children and Young People: ...
The messages given to the children we work with throughout their lives has been that they are 'off track','off the rails' or 'need to get on the right track'. Traumatized children often have not developed the capacity to self-soothe due to their ...
Patrick Tomlinson, Rudy Gonzalez, Susan Barton, 2011
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The Perfect Tie: The True Story of the 2000 Presidential ...
Yet it appears that for the category of national mood, where one category (the nation being on the right track) worked for Gore, and the other category (a concern over political dishonesty) worked for Bush, Gore had the slight advantage.
Andrew E. Busch, James W. Ceaser, 2002
10
The Psychology of Learning and Motivation
The participants had to rearrange the cars in a train on the left track using the siding so that they arrived on the right track in the required new order. In the termi - nology of automata theory, the siding acts as a “stack” on which to store cars ...
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10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «THE RIGHT TRACK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term the right track is used in the context of the following news items.
1
How to Choose the Right Track Lighting
Track lighting could prove more costly than other options, depending on the fixtures ... If track lighting is the right choice, homeowners should use it to highlight ... «Valley News, Jul 15»
2
New Jersey Man Putting Young Students on the Right Track
School is out for summer and a group of kids in Trenton are spending their time leaning about an unconventional sport - racing. NBC10's Matt DeLucia spends ... «NBC 10 Philadelphia, Jul 15»
3
Astros mascot is on the right track
Bobby Vasquez, aka Bobby Dynamite, has the enviable job of conducting the train at Minute Maid Park. Every time the Astros get a home run, Vasquez moves ... «Houston Chronicle, Jun 15»
4
Obama wins more time over trade fight
The vote last Friday to slow down fast-track was essentially because TPP was not on the right track. There are many issues that need to be dealt with. «Financial Times, Jun 15»
5
Common Ground: On the right track to a nice day
Dozens of tailgating tents dotted the lawn just outside the Port Allen High School track and field, where a few hundred spectators gathered, including former NFL ... «The Advocate, Jun 15»
6
Mikey Martin and Weirbach Racing back on the right track
AKRON, Ohio (May 30, 2015) - The AMA Pro Flat Track Sacramento Mile is Mikey Martin's home turf. “I love racing at the Sac Mile. I get to sleep in my own bed, ... «AMA Pro Racing, Jun 15»
7
Keeping Kids on the Right Track
City Year is a non-profit organization that partners with Sacramento City Unified and St. Hope Public schools to make sure at-risk kids stay on the right track. «FOX40, May 15»
8
On the right track
Two weeks after the Amtrak train derailment in the Frankford section of North Philadelphia killed eight people, injured 200 others and focused public attention on ... «PhillyVoice.com, May 15»
9
Jadeveon Clowney rehab "on the right track"
The first overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft is on the rehab trail after a December microfracture surgery on his right knee. According to O'Brien, the outside ... «HoustonTexans.com, May 15»
10
Put Trade on the Right Track -- Not the Fast Track
Time is growing short in a heated debate over the Obama Administration's ambitious new trade deals. As early as this Thursday, the Senate will vote on granting ... «Huffington Post, May 15»

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