as\ soon\ as

conj
Just after; when; immediately after.

As soon as the temperature falls to 70, the furnace is turned on.

As soon as you finish your job let me know.

He will see you as soon as he can.


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

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