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Expressions and Phrases
(Put it on the) back burner
a bee in your bonnet
a labor of love
a pig in a poke
a way with words
All that glitters is not gold
as good as gold
back to basics
bear the brunt of
beat around the bush
belle of the ball
best and brightest
bet your bottom dollar
better safe than sorry
big bang theory
bigger and better
bite the bullet
blind as a bat
boom to bust
bottom of the barrel
bread and butter
bright-eyed and bushy-tailed
Busy as a bee
by the book
chunk of change
code of conduct
cool as a cucumber
cream of the crop
Dead as a doornail
do or die
down in the dumps
dry as dust
dull as dishwater
fall head over heels
fan the flames
fast and furious
feast or famine
few and far between
fickle finger of fate
fight or flight
fleet of foot
flight of fancy
forgive and forget
from the frying pan to the fire
Get your goat
gift of gab
Give up the ghost
go for the gold
Good as gold
hale and hearty
have a heart
heaven and hell
hem and haw
hit the hay
home sweet home
house and home
insult to injury
it takes two to tango
Jack and Jill
jump for joy
larger than life
law of the land
Leave in the Lurch
left in the lurch
like it or lump it
live and learn
live the life
Living the life
look before you leap
Look to your laurels
Mad as a March hare
Make a mountain out of a molehill
man in the moon
melt in your mouth
Method to the madness
mind over matter
naughty or nice
Neck and neck
new lease on life
no love lost
Not on your nelly
now or never
Out of order
part and parcel
pay the piper
pay to play
peas in a pod
penny wise and pound foolish
Pleased as punch
pots and pans
practice makes perfect
prim and proper
publish or perish
pull any punches
quality over quantity
rags to riches
rant and rave
Right as rain
rock ‘n roll
safe and sound
shape up or ship out
sing for your supper
sink or swim
slowly but surely
spoonful of sugar
stars and stripes
sticks and stones
stuck on stupid
sugar and spice
sunny side of the street
sunny side up
sweet smell of success
tempest in a teapot
the coast is clear
the grass is greener
the lap of luxury
the more the merrier
the test of time
thick as thieves
through thick and thin
time and tide
tools of the trade
trials and tribulations
trick or treat
tried and true
turn the tables
vim and vigor
waste not, want not
wear out your welcome
wend your way
wet your whistle
what’s good for the goose is good for the gander
where the rubber meets the road
Where there’s a will there’s a way
whistle while you work
will o’ the wisp
wit and wisdom
wonders of the world
word to the wise
words of wisdom
yin and yang
Job jogged jingly.
Alice’s aunt ate apples and acorns around August.
An ape ate Ace’s acorn.
An ape ate an avocado.
Angela Abigail Applewhite ate anchovies and artichokes.
Around the rugged rock the ragged rascal ran.
Baby bananas beat buckwheat bread.
Baby Bobby bed bounced better by bedtime before Billy bounced.
Becky’s beagle barked and bayed, becoming bothersome for Billy.
Behemoth, biggest born of earth, up-heaved His vastness.
Bertha Bartholomew blew big, blue bubbles.
Boil the butter and bring it by the bank.
Can candles chuck computers?
Carries cat clawed her couch, creating chaos.
Clever Clifford Cutter clumisily closed the closet clasps.
Cory collected cola cans counting continuously.
Crabby Cal crashes cars constantly.
Creepy crawlies consumed cantaloupes.
Dan’s dog dove deep in the dam, drinking dirty water as he dove.
Dogs dig dumb ditches.
Dwayne Dwiddle drew a drawing of dreaded Dracula.
Elmer Elwood eluded elven elderly elephants.
Epic Elephants eat edible eggs.
Eric’s eagle eats eggs, enjoying each episode of eating.
Fearless Freddy fought four fiends.
Fishy flounders fly fast.
Floyd Flingle flipped flat flapjacks.
Freaky Fran fried four frogs.
Fred’s friends fried Fritos for Friday’s food.
Garry gathered the garbage.
Garry’s giraffe gobbled gooseberry’s greedily, getting good at grabbing goodies.
Greta Gruber grabbed a group of green grapes.
Groups greet game groups.
Hannah’s home has heat hopefully.
Happy hippos hassle happily.
Hattie Henderson hated happy healthy hippos.
How glutted with gore he would guzzle his fill.
How will Wally wash windows without water?
I saw several spies performing surreptitious surveillances.
Ida Ivy identified the ivory iris.
Isaac’s ice cream is interesting and Isaac is imbibing it.
Itches irritate ill iguanas.
Jesse’s jaguar is jumping and jiggling jauntily.
Joyous Jen’s jackrabbit jumped over junipers.
Julie Jackson juggled the juicy, jiggly jello.
Karl Kessler kept the ketchup in the kitchen.
Kill known knobs.
Kim comes to cut colorful kites.
Kim’s kid’s kept kiting.
Larry’s lizard likes leaping leopards.
Larry’s lizard likes leaping.
Lila Ledbetter lugged a lot of little lemons.
Lovely lizards live lazily.
Mary mumbled many metaphors.
Mike’s microphone made much music.
Milton Mallard mailed a mangled mango.
Miserly Matt must make more money.
Natalie nibbled nine nuggets.
Nick’s nephew needed new notebooks now not never.
Nick’s nephew needed a new notebook.
Norris Newton never needed new noodles.
Octopus own one oyster.
Olivia obsessed over others’ Oreos.
Orson’s owl out-performed ostriches.
Pat picked pickled pies.
Patsy planter plucked plump, purple, plastic plums.
Paula planted the petunias in the pot.
Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers.
Peter’s piglet pranced priggishly.
Pete’s piano performances perpetually please people.
Proper planning prevents poor performance.
Quincy’s quilters quit quilting quickly.
Quinella Quist quite quickly quelled the quarreling quartet.
Quinn quit quizzes.
Ralph’s reindeer rose rapidly and ran round the room.
Randy Rathbone wrapped a rather rare red rabbit.
Rats rapped rapidly.
Sally swam silently in the sea.
Sara’s seven sisters slept soundly in sand.
See Sally sell seashells by the seashore.
She sees sheep sleeping.
She shouted and shooed the sheep to the shelter.
Sheila’s sons sung solo.
Shelly Sherman shivered in a sheer, short, shirt.
Show Shawn Sharon’s shabby shoes.
Sing a song of sixpence.
Some swallows saw several slippery serpents swimming swiftly.
The dog was dead as a doornail.
The pleasant prince pleaded for peace.
The sibilant sermons of the snake as she discoursed upon the disposition of my sinner’s soul seemed ceaseless.
Their taut tails thrashing they twist in tribute to the titans.
This thick thimble thought tightly.
Through three cheese trees three free fleas flew.
Tim’s took tons of tools to make toys for tots.
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy a novel by John Le Carre.
Trina Tweety tripped two twittering twins under a twiggy tree.
Uncle Uris’ united union uses umbrellas.
Unused urchins unhurt.
Uri Udall usually used his unique, unusual unicycle.
Vicky Vinc viewrd a very valuable vase.
Vivien’s very vixen-like and vexing.
Walter walked wearily while wondering where Wally was.
Walter Whipple warily warned the weary warrior.
We felt dreary and dismal in the darkness of the night.
When wheels whip, water whirls.
Xavier played Xenia’s Xylophone.
Xavier’s x-rayed his xylophone.
Xerxes Xenon expected to xerox extra x-rays.
Yachts yap Yum!
Yarvis yanked you at yoga, and Yvonne yelled.
Yolana Yvonne Yarger yodeled up yonder yesterday.
Zachary zeroed in on zoo keeping.
Zack watched zebras zip by.
Zigmund Zane zig-zagged through the zany zoo zone.
Zoos zap Zebras.