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Likewise, if your grandad, for example, loves to sip single malt but you don't know the first thing about how to choose a whiskey, get some advice from a professional, such as in an independent off-licence or a specialist retailer, to ensure you choose wisely.
I don't know the first thing about signing a shortstop at this level, and I'm not going to pretend to," Breighner said.
Granted, I don't know the first thing about being a music critic, but I know what I like.
Not like Nawaz and Zardari who don't know the first thing about it.
I don't know the first thing about running a library, but I know you'd at least better plan for all of these things.
After a riveting luncheon wherein Kent regaled McCallum with his first-hand experiences in Afghanistan, an aide to the minister remarked "we don't know the first thing about that country.
I don't know the first thing about cars but I can live in one no problem.
I can never understand that some of those hangers-on, the peripheral people at a football club, get away with criticising the team and the manager when they don't know the first thing about the game and, secondly, they are guests of that player's team.
The funny thing is that I also hear you say that many casting buyers and designers don't know the first thing about the metalcasting process and its capabilities.
The public education system is run by school boards around the country, often packed with members who don't know the first thing about effective management, financial analysis, innovation or risk.
Students know the difference between a 'fee simple absolute' and a 'fee simple subject to condition subsequent,' but they don't know the first thing about how to write a will that takes these concepts into account.

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