jump at the chance

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To immediately accept an offer.
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When I was offered a placement working at the South Pole, I jumped at the chance.

Submitted on September 01, 2009

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ಅವಕಾಶದಲ್ಲಿ ಜಿಗಿಯಿರಿ

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