Shawna: Yes, I went there for two weeks with my family last summer.
Dwayne: I spent three months in France last summer, and man, I really know a lot about French life now. Let me tell you about this cafe I went to in Nice ... Bla bla.
Shawna: Ooh la la, does he know how to springboard!
"Sure did! Megan Fox gave me the best springboard!"
Friend : "Man, once she finishes college and hits the gym its over. She is just using you as a springboard to greater success."
This is the way it sounds when Americans say "supreme court" in TV interviews.