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Earn One's Keep »
(work to pay to for membership, i.e. in a home or at a job...)


Earning Your Keep »
(work to pay for your cost of living...)


Keep A Civilized Tongue In Your Head »
(talk politely; not use rude words...)


Keep A Close Rein On Them »
(control them carefully...)


Keep A Stiff Upper Lip »
(be "strong" and unaffected by emotions...)


Keep An Eye On Him »
(watch him carefully...)


Keep Him At Arm's Length »
(don't let him get to close; keep him at a safe distance; watch out for that person...)


A Rolling Stone Gathers No Moss »
(a person who keeps moving does not get stuck; life stays interesting for people who keep moving...)


Bear In Mind »
(remember; don't forget; keep it in mind...)


Bear Someone Or Something In Mind »
(remember it; keep it in mind...)


Bite Your Tongue »
(keep yourself from speaking...)


Finders Keepers, Losers Weepers »
(children's saying: the one who finds the thing should be allowed to keep it; the one who found the thing should be allowed to keep it...)


For Keeps »
(you are allowed to keep it...)


Hang In There »
(keep working hard; don't quit...)


Hang On To It »
(keep that one; don't lose it; don't let her leave you...)


Line One's Own Pockets »
(keep the money for oneself...)


Mum's The Word »
(we won't tell anyone; keep it a secret...)


Take It To One's Grave »
(not tell anyone; keep it as a secret...)




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