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  A hot potato Speak of an issue (mostly current) which many people are talking about and which is usually disputed  Apennyforyourthoughts  A way of asking what someone is thinking  Actions speak louder than words People's intentions can be judged better by what they do than what they say. Add insult to injury To further a loss with mockery or indignity; to worsen an unfavorable situation.  An arm and a leg  Very expensive or costly. A large amount of money.  At the drop of a hat Meaning: without any hesitation; instantly. Backtothedrawingboard  When an attempt fails and it's time to start all over. Ball is in your court It is up to you to make the next decision or step Barking up the wrong tree Looking in the wrong place. Accusing the wrong person Be glad to see the back of Be happy when a person leaves. Beat around the bush  Avoiding the main topic. Not speaking directly about the issue. Best of both worlds Meaning: All the advantages. Best thing since sliced bread  A good invention or innovation. A good idea or plan. Bite off more than  you can chew To take on a task that is way to big. Blessing in disguise Something good that isn't recognized at first. Burn the midnight oil  To work late into the night, alluding to the time before electric lighting. '  j i  Cannot judge something primarily on appearance.   When someone finds it difficult to choose between two alternatives. This idiom is used when something is very expensive.
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