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    Re: What are some of your favorite or most-used idioms?

    Quote Originally Posted by Tarheel View Post
    Too many cooks spoil the broth.
    If there are two people telling you something it might cause confusion even if they are telling you the same thing.

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    Re: What are some of your favorite or most-used idioms?

    walk a mile in my shoes

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    Re: What are some of your favorite or most-used idioms?

    Act your age, not your shoe size.

    (Note that this doesn't work with European shoe sizes! My shoe size in BrE is 6. In Europe, I'm a 39.)
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: What are some of your favorite or most-used idioms?

    albatross around your neck

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