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A Chip On Your Shoulder »
(angry because of what happened in the past...)

A Fool And His Money Are Easily Parted »
(foolish people lose money easily...)

A Piece Of Cake »
(easy to do...)

A Slap On The Wrist »
(a slight punishment...)

A Taste Of Your Own Medicine »
(a lesson where other people treat you the same way you treat them in order to teach you that you are acting badly...)

A Toss-Up »
(the results have not been decided...)

An Arm And A Leg »
(a high price to pay...)

Beating A Dead Horse »
(forcing an issue that is already closed...)

It's A Small World »
(you see the same people in different places...)

Looking A Gift Horse In The Mouth »
(questioning the value of something you have received for free...)

Neither A Borrower, Nor A Lender Be »
(one should neither borrow nor lend...)

Not A Chance »
(it will definitely not happen...)

Shake A Leg »
(move faster; get going...)

Six Of One, A Half Dozen Of The Other »
(they are the same thing...)

Two Wrongs Don't Make A Right »
(it is never right to do wrong to another person...)

Without A Doubt »
(it is certain...)

You Can't Judge A Book By Its Cover »
(don't make judgments based only on appearances...)

Absence Makes The Heart Grow Fonder »
(the time spent apart makes you care for a person even more...)

At Wit's End »
(not able to come up with a solution...)

Biting Off More Than You Can Chew »
(taking on a challenge that is too big...)

Break The Tie »
(to finally determine a single winner...)

Dead Heat »
(a winner cannot be determined in this particular contest...)

Dry Spell »
(a period of time without success...)

Flash In The Pan »
(a sudden success that disappears quickly...)

Icing On The Cake »
(a second great thing happens in addition to the first...)

It Takes Two To Tango »
(when two people have a conflict, both people are at fault...)

Its Anyone's Call »
(it is difficult to judge the outcome of a competition...)

Letting The Cat Out Of The Bag »
(sharing a secret...)

Method To My Madness »
(what appears to by crazy action is actually done for a good reason...)

Off The Hook »
(free from a difficult situation...)

Out Of The Frying Pan (And Into The Fire) »
(to get out of a bad situation and end up in one that is even worse...)

Protest Too Much »
(you tend not to believe a person because they insist too strongly that something is not true...)

Pulling Your Leg »
(making a joke by tricking another person...)

Roll Out The Red Carpet »
(to give a grand welcome to an important guest...)

Round About »
(a way that is not the most direct...)

The Writing On The Wall »
(the signs of a coming change...)

Under The Gun »
(under a lot of pressure to get something done...)

When It Rains, It Pours »
(it hasn't happened for a long time, and then it happens all at once...)



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