well begun is half done

Idiom Definition

Idiom Definition - well begun is half done

"well begun is half done"

beginning a project well ensures that the project will require not much more effort to finish it, as well as greatly increasing the chances of success


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Idiom Scenario 1

Idiom Definition - well begun is half done

Two colleagues are talking ...

Colleague 1: This new project is a behemoth. There is an incredible amount of work needed to finish it.

Colleague 2:  Where are you at so far?

Colleague 1:  I have got the major software systems in place and tested.

Colleague 2Well begun is half done. The software is the backbone of the whole project. If it is in place then the rest of the job should progress well.

Idiom Scenario 2

Idiom Definition - well begun is half done

Two friends are talking ...

Friend 1:  How is the job search going?

Friend 2:  I have just spent the last three days updating and perfecting my resume.

Friend 1:  Excellent. Well begun is half done. A good, solid, clean resume is the key to success. And it is probably the most difficult step. Now you just need to start sending them out. I am sure you will have a new job in no time.

Friend 2:  I hope so.

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well begun is half done - Gerund Form:

There is no gerund form for well begun is half done.

well begun is half done - Examples:

1)  As the saying goes, 'well begun is half done'. But the other half needs work.

2)  ... institute automatic feedback loop mechanisms for making course corrections where required. The saying well begun is half done has greater relevance for policy implementation and policy circles, than for ...

3)  It is said that "well begun is half done." Financial engineering has taken off well and we have to ...

4)  There is a famous proverb that well begun is half done and hence grabbing some of the finest cricketers through the auction is certain to help the success of the team.

5)  ... built by Chinese companies with advanced technology. Our Chinese people say, "Well begun is half done." Hope this project can serve as a good step forward.

6)  Well begun is half done. Start your preparation in class XI.

7)  ... but the first step taken in the right direction would facilitate the task. Well begun is half done.

8)  However, don't let these deter you from your chosen goal. # Well begun is half done, they say. Plan out each step of your goal well ...

9)  Well begun is half done. Beginning well is not just about selecting investments that take off ...

10)  Well begun is half done, say optimists. Rajpura surely made a good start, attracting large-scale industries in the 1980s and 1990s.

11)  'Well begun is half done' — as I see today, Namsai has well begun by taking the right step and approach towards development.

12)  As a famous saying goes, “Well begun is half done”. As an entrepreneur it becomes even more important that you begin your day on a positive ...

13)  Aristotle said, “Well begun is half-done,” but half-done isn't where the job ends, and certainly isn't good enough when you hire someone to ...

14)  A journey well begun is half done. Sebi and market participants have made a great start. Hopefully, the benefits of equity investing will reach ...

15)  As they say, well begun is half done! It is important to start the day well to set you up for the rest of the day. 

16)  In line with our belief that well-begun is half done, this beginning will go a long way in achieving our vision for the firm.

17)  In other words, well begun is half done. Assuming that a good entry has been made, and an appropriate stop loss strategy has been devised, ...

18)  But the old adage of well begun is half done may not really hold good for the monsoon, as June contributes hardly a fifth of the total rainfall in ...

19)  Although well begun is half done, we have seen that more than half of the Chinese investors were not sufficiently prepared before they ...

20)  ... that do solar specific design, as the saying goes, 'Well begun is half done', we have cut down on the competition by choosing a niche field.