I'd no sooner
Posted by ESC on November 19, 2004
In Reply to: I'd no sooner posted by July on November 19, 2004
: Could anyone tell me the meaning of *I'd no sooner walked into the office this morning that I saw my boss waiting for me"?
I'd just arrived at the office and I saw my boss was waiting for me. Or "...my boss was already waiting for me."