cover the ground
or cover ground phrasal to deal with a subject or assignment in a particular manner <
the new book covers a lot of ground

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cover much ground — • cover much ground • cover a lot of ground 1) to travel a certain distance; 2) to deal with many different subjects. I ll try to cover all the ground in a short speech of half an hour. Source: (Arakin 4, 79) …   Idioms and examples

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