Living Expressions on Lifestyle
01/04/16 I must get rich so as to live in clover for the rest of my life.
05/04/16 Our flat is very small and we need to live cheek by jowl.
06/04/16 Paul doesn’t want to lose face. He keeps up appearances even though he is poor.
07/04/16 I don’t make a lot of money, just enough to keep the wolf from the door.
08/04/16 David lost his job and he lives on the breadline.
11/04/16 The government officials seem living in an ivory tower and they don’t know what people think.
12/04/16 Susan’s job involves a lot of travelling and she lives out of suitcase.
13/04/16 Paul likes dangerous games and he is living on the edge.
14/04/16 Quitting smoking offers Mary a new lease of life.
15/04/16 Tom is poor and he has to work two jobs to make ends meet.
Living Expressions on Food and Drink
18/04/16 A child is the apple of his parent’s eye.
19/04/16 John likes cleaning and his house is always in apple-pie order.
20/04/16 If you quit school now, your parent will definitely go bananas.
21/04/16 Although John is 60 years old, he is still full of beans and do a lot volunteer work.
22/04/16 Banning street vendors is to take the bread out of their mouths.
25/04/16 Simon spends a lot of time buttering his boss up to get a promotion.
26/04/16 The English test was so easy. It’s a piece of cake for me.
27/04/16 He earns a little but buys a sports car. He has champagne taste over beer budget.
28/04/16 John’s father is a big cheese as he is the most powerful person in the company.
29/04/16 A car without an engine is as useful as a chocolate tea pot.