call\ the\ turn

See: call one's shot(2)

Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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  • call one's shot — {v. phr.} 1. To tell before firing where a bullet will hit. * /An expert rifleman can call his shot regularly./ * /The wind was strong and John couldn t call his shots./ 2. or[call the turn] To tell in advance the result of something before you… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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