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


All Work And No Play Makes Jack A Dull Boy »
(a children's rhyme that says one is bored - and boring - if one only works; a person who only works becomes boring because doing fun things makes life interesting...)


Early To Bed, Early To Rise, Makes A Man »
(waking up early is the key to becoming successful...)


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...)


Haste Makes Waste »
(if you do things too quickly, you make mistakes which are costly...)


Practice Makes Perfect »
(the more you practice, the better you will become...)


What Makes Someone Tick »
(What motivates that person? What are the reasons that person does what he does?...)


What Makes Something Tick »
(How does it work?...)


A Boost Of Confidence »
(it makes you feel more confident...)


A Breath Of Fresh Air »
(refreshing; it makes you feel better; a change that feels good...)


A Case In Point »
(an example which makes clear what you are trying to communicate...)


A Feather In One's Cap »
(what happened makes one feel proud and look good to others...)


A Pain In The Neck »
(this person causes problems; one who makes life difficult...)


Add Fuel To The Fire »
(do something which makes a bad situation even worse...)


Add Insult To Injury »
(a person has been hurt, then something is said which makes that person feel even worse...)


Cast Doubts On Someone Or Something »
(makes one question whether or not that is true...)


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


Cramping Your Style »
(that thing makes you uncomfortable...)


Dirty Work »
(work which makes one dirty; actions which are bad...)


Do Someone Good »
(do something which makes the world better...)


Get A Kick Out Of Someone Or Something »
(that thing makes one laugh...)


Get All Dolled Up »
(a woman makes herself more pretty by putting on nice clothes or cosmetics...)


Get The Creeps »
(it makes you feel nervous and uncomfortable...)


Have A Bad Effect On Someone Or Something »
(one's influence makes that person worse...)


Prime Mover »
(the one who makes that thing happen...)


Shy Away From Someone Or Something »
(not do something because it makes one a little afraid...)


Sight For Sore Eyes »
(i am happy to see you; seeing you makes one feel better...)


Wet Blanket »
(A person who is boring and makes others feel bored or stuck...)


Wreak Havoc With Something »
(Act in a way that destroys things or makes things difficult...)




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