IDIOMS and PROVERBS :
- 'The World Is Your Oyster!' - Text + Audio + Pictures - 15 July 2017
"Today, we go back into the ocean to explore expressions involving other sea creatures. Okay, first of all, the ocean is a big place. And a single drop of water in the ocean is nearly nothing. So, when we say something is like a drop in the ocean, we mean it is a very small amount compared to ..."
- Make a Splash! - Text + Audio - 11 June 2016
"In many places in the world, the sea is a place where people escape the heat. It is also a place where many American English expressions originate.
But you can use them anywhere! Read on to learn sea expressions and how to use them."
Away The Poison by Edguy :
"Between the devil and the deep sea
I don't know how to carry on"
or Swim by Waterdeep :
"Do I have to stand in this world all alone
where it's icy cold
and all the people chime in
"You've got to sink or swim"?"