Example sentences from the web:
- The newspaper in our town is good as far as it goes…
This means that the newspaper has correct information, but there is usually information that has been left out.
- The new business plan is good, as far as it goes.
Meaning, the plan is not extensive enough to cover the subject thoroughly.
- This map is good as far as it goes…
The map is correct, but it does not have very much detail.