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Going Against The Grain »
(making things difficult by acting against the wishes of others...)


Going All The Way »
(continuing and succeeding until the very end...)


Going Bananas »
(acting crazy; running around wildly...)


Slow Going »
(it is taking a lot of time...)


A Far Off Look »
(an expression that a person has when they are not aware of what is going on around them...)


A Mecca For Someone »
(the place you dream of going...)


Ahead Of The Game »
(things are going very well...)


All Joking Aside »
(no more jokes; I am going to speak seriously now...)


All Kidding Aside »
(no more joking; I am going to speak seriously now...)


Choke Someone Up »
(makes one feel like one is going to cry...)


Door To Door »
(to find customers by going to people's houses, knocking on the door and introducing oneself...)


Early To Bed, Early To Rise, Makes A Man Healthy, Wealthy, And Wise »
(this fun old rhyme reminds us that going to bed and waking up early leads to success...)


Feast Your Eyes On This »
(look at this; you are going to see something great...)


Firing On All Cylinders »
(the machine is working very smoothly; everything is now going as we want it to...)


Flying Off The Handle »
(getting upset and going out of control...)


From Door To Door »
(by going to peoples houses, knocking on the door and introducing oneself...)


Full Blast »
(the engine is going at full speed...)


Get A Big Send Off »
(a big party to celebrate that you are leaving; a going-away party...)


Get Another Think Coming »
(what will happen is not what you are expecting; the result is not going to be good for you...)


Get Into High Gear »
(moving more quickly; going fast; working hard; not wasted time...)


Get Into The Swing Of Things »
(feel comfortable participating in what is going on...)


Get Off To A Bad Start »
(it just started, and it is going badly...)


Get Off To A Flying Start »
(it just started; and it is going very well...)


If It's Not One Thing, It's Another »
(too many things are going wrong, one after another...)


Joking Aside »
(I am going to talk seriously now; we have been making jokes about something, but I want to speak seriously now...)


Live On Borrowed Time »
(something is going to catch you...)


Off Again, On Again »
(it was not going to happen, not it seems like it will happen...)


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


Sitting On Top Of The World »
(one is feeling great; one is feeling like one's life is going great...)


Stick em Up »
(put your hands up in the air, I am going to take your money...)


Tip Someone Off »
(tell someone what it is going to happen...)


When The Chips Are Down »
(When things are not going well; how one feels when one is losing...)


Who Do You Think You're Kidding? »
(You are mistaken and I am not going to be fooled by your error...)




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