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Idioms

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Olivia Vizzini

on 7 April 2014

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Transcript of Idioms

You're
no spring chicken.

MEANING: You're old-(in a funny way, don't get the wrong idea.)
Examples
Examples
Cup of Joe

MEANING: Coffee
Examples
Don't cry over over spilled milk.

MEANING: Complaining about a small loss
Examples
Examples
Idioms-
A figure of speech; words or phrases that's meaning TOTALLY doesn't apply to the literal meaning.
Idioms
I
killed two birds with one stone.

MEANING: You solved two problems with one action
Examples
One bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.

MEANING: It's preferable to have a small but
certain advantage than a potential of a
greater one.
Examples
Out of the blue

MEANING: Something that happens suddenly
Examples
Olivia Vizzini, Nicolette Occhifinto
Blood is thicker than water

MEANING: Family is more important than anything else
The best of both worlds

MEANING: You have two choices and you have them both ALSO a great Hannah Montana song.
Examples
Back to square one.

MEANING: Having to start over
Examples
Running around like a
chicken without a head

MEANING: Acting really confused
Examples
I'm the
bees knees.

MEANING: You're cool, you're hip- just like us
Examples
Six 0f one, half dozen of the other.

MEANING: The same thing- you know, because 6
of 1 = 6, and one half-dozen=6, so 6=6.
Examples
Elvis has left the building

MEANING: The show's over, Elvis is NOT ACTUALLY in the building
Funny Farm
MEANING: a mental institutional facility
Up a blind alley
MEANING: going down a course of action that leads to a bad outcome
You can't judge a book by its cover
MEANING: Decisions shouldn't be made primarily on appearance
Examples
Examples
LOL
Examples
This had stuff on it before
Examples
Just wing it.

MEANING: Improvising, doing things
as you go
IT
Example
You're the apple of my eye

MEANING: You like something/someone
Examples
Don't make a mountain out of a molehill.

MEANING: Don't turn a little mistake into a big ordeal
Examples
I call
shotgun!

MEANING: sitting in the passenger seat.
Examples
Cut to the chase
MEANING: Leave out all unnessecary details
and get to the point
Examples
You're getting on my nerves.

MEANING: STOP BEING ANNOYING (BEFORE I PUNCH YOU.)
GETTING
Script
not in that world
Liv: I would give an arm and a leg for these hats!
Nic: Nah man they'd send us to the funny farm.
Liv: Whatever. I'd get this at the drop of a hat. See what I did there?
Nic: Haha very funny. People would have a field day making fun of us.
Liv: Enough with all this mumbo jumbo. I'm getting on line with my fabulous hat.
Nic: Don't you think that hat is a little over the top?
Liv: Without a doubt I am getting this. But this line is so long!
Nic: Hold your horses! Its only been a few minutes.
Liv: But I've been waiting for eons!
Nic: Alright then, get out of line.
Liv: Fine- but I'm defenitly trying this one on and you are too. And we're taking a picture.
Liv: I would give an arm and a leg for these hats!
Nic: Nah man they'd send us to the funny farm.
Liv: Whatever. I'd get this at the drop of a hat. See what I did there?
Nic: Haha very funny. People would have a field day making fun of us.
Liv: Enough with all this mumbo jumbo. I'm getting on line with my fabulous hat.
Nic: Don't you think that hat is a little over the top?
Liv: Without a doubt I am getting this. But this line is so long!
Nic: Hold your horses! Its only been a few minutes.
ahh i cant see
Nic: No this is ridiculous.
People are looking at us
like we have three heads!
Liv: No we are the bee's
knee's with these on.
#SELFIE
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