(Updated on 16/09/2016)




  • Coffee or Tea? - Text + Audio - 1 September 2018
    "Tea and coffee are not just popular drinks. They are in some very useful (and funny) expressions."


  • Idioms and Expressions That Refer to Eating
    "This post discusses a number of idiomatic expressions that refer literally or figuratively to consuming food and include some form of the word eat."

  • Idioms with PIE

  • Dietetic Idiomatic Schematic
    "The title is a fancy way of saying “chart of food idioms.” This is the latest comic from John Atkinson at Wrong Hands.
    I see a glaring omission right off: Easy As Pie, which is my favorite flavor of pie.
    However, if he had actually used a piece of pie, there would be enough idioms to make a complete chart with pie alone.
    I supposed that would be a pie chart." 




  • Idioms connected with eggs
    1. He's a bad egg
    2. Don't put all your eggs in one basket
    3. He's got egg on his face

    - with the script


  • My Baby Keeps His Cool by Mike Hart :
    "Aint stubborn like no mule...
    He's a cool cucumber"

  • So What'cha Want by The Beastie Boys :
    "I'm As Cool As A Cucumber In A Bowl Of Hot Sauce"
  • Can't Have Your Cake by Motley Crue :
    "I guess what mama said was true
    Can't have your cake and eat it too, babe"
  • Cup Of Tea by The Verve Pipe :
    "At graduation everyone
    Will throw their hats into sun
    Then they'll drop like flies to the sea
    This is not my cup of tea"
    (Proverb : 'It's not my cup of tea')

  • Butter by Ultraspank :
    "Butter me up..."
    (to butter somebody up)

  • Storm in a Tea Cup (a poem by Hillol Ray) :
    "Tea was spilled and I got a strong hiccup,
    What a mishap ! A storm in a tea cup !!!!"
  • Antonin Artaud by Bauhaus :
    "One man's poison another man's meat
    One man's agony another man's treat"

    (Proverb : 'One man's meat is another man's poison')
  • Milk for a child, meat for a man, beer for the old (Welsh proverb)
  • Button by The Silver Sessions :
    "I can see the apple doesn't fall far from the tree"

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  • Common superstitions ( :
    • An apple a day keeps the doctor away


    • Garlic protects from evil spirits and vampires