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Apr 11, 2021 3:23 PM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
Sometimes I’m not quite sure which category some figures of speech ‘fit’ into, so feel free to help if I don’t know or am mistaken. Also, give some of your faves— and give the meaning....unless it’s crystal clear...lightbulb

Carry coal to Newcastle ( idiom..do something unnecessary)

Comfortable as an old shoe ( simile.. possibly metaphor..( likable)

When you get to a fork in the road, take it (Spoonerism ?)

Let’s have a good time, OK?
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Apr 11, 2021 3:47 PM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
rohaan: Sometimes I’m not quite sure which category some figures of speech ‘fit’ into, so feel free to help if I don’t know or am mistaken. Also, give some of your faves— and give the meaning....unless it’s crystal clear...

Carry coal to Newcastle ( idiom..do something unnecessary)

Comfortable as an old shoe ( simile.. possibly metaphor..( likable)

When you get to a fork in the road, take it (Spoonerism ?)

Let’s have a good time, OK?
I just double- checked “ Spoonerism” and learned something I didn’t know...here is a really good example:

The Lord is a shoving leopard”

Deed the fog and Crain the tat...
Apr 11, 2021 3:59 PM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
You never miss the water till the well runs dry..(It is only when someone or something is gone that we truly appreciate them or it.)

You can't polish a turd.. (Something inherently bad cannot be improved.)

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Apr 11, 2021 6:43 PM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
TheDino: You never miss the water till the well runs dry..(It is only when someone or something is gone that we truly appreciate them or it.)

You can't polish a turd.. (Something inherently bad cannot be improved.)
like, “you can put lipstick on a pig, but it’s still a pig”.

Spoonerism of the day: “I knew something was bass akward..”laugh
Apr 11, 2021 6:56 PM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
Shut your cake hole
Apr 11, 2021 7:02 PM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
Bnaughty: Shut your cake hole
pie hole you dingbat...lips
Apr 12, 2021 7:39 AM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
rohaan: pie hole you dingbat...
You big bingdat
Apr 12, 2021 7:52 AM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
rohaan: like, “you can put lipstick on a pig, but it’s still a pig”.

Spoonerism of the day: “I knew something was bass akward..”
Pigs get ill when you try to put lipstick on em... Just a fair warning to ya.. drinking
Apr 12, 2021 7:59 AM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
Bnaughty: You big bingdat
You’re getting it—-{spoonerism}

“I just ret rig on moulette...dunno
( bet big on roulette)

Gets kind of goofy. Hey, peeps, what’s with the thumbs down on a friendly thread?? What IS the matter with you? Can’t be nice about anything?scold
Apr 12, 2021 9:08 AM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
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rohaan: You’re getting it—-{spoonerism}

“I just ret rig on moulette...
( bet big on roulette)

Gets kind of goofy. Hey, peeps, what’s with the thumbs down on a friendly thread?? What IS the matter with you? Can’t be nice about anything?
The children are playinglaugh laugh laugh laugh laugh laugh laugh laugh
Apr 12, 2021 9:29 AM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
rohaan: Sometimes I’m not quite sure which category some figures of speech ‘fit’ into, so feel free to help if I don’t know or am mistaken. Also, give some of your faves— and give the meaning....unless it’s crystal clear...

Carry coal to Newcastle ( idiom..do something unnecessary)

Comfortable as an old shoe ( simile.. possibly metaphor..( likable)

When you get to a fork in the road, take it (Spoonerism ?)

Let’s have a good time, OK?
Talking of pigs Rohaan { Present company excepted }

You can't make a silk purse from a sow's ear.[To produce something refined, admirable, or valuable from something which is unrefined, unpleasant, or of little or no value.]laugh
Apr 12, 2021 9:30 AM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
It's wee buns = It's very easy

It ain't gonna suck itself = laugh
Apr 12, 2021 10:26 AM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
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Tiger_Moth: Talking of pigs Rohaan { Present company excepted }

You can't make a silk purse from a sow's ear.[To produce something refined, admirable, or valuable from something which is unrefined, unpleasant, or of little or no value.]
What a pheasant pluckerlaugh laugh laugh laugh laugh
Apr 12, 2021 12:29 PM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
tomcatty: What a pheasant plucker
That's a tongue twister .


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Apr 12, 2021 1:32 PM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
Tiger_Moth: That's a tongue twister .
thumbs up thumbs up thanx for the laughter..laugh
Apr 12, 2021 2:51 PM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
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rohaan: thanx for the laughter..
You're such a pleasant ucker Ro rolling on the floor laughing rolling on the floor laughing rolling on the floor laughing rolling on the floor laughing rolling on the floor laughing rolling on the floor laughing rolling on the floor laughing rolling on the floor laughing
Apr 13, 2021 8:17 AM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
tomcatty: You're such a pleasant ucker Ro
Ditto...pheasant plucker...professor
Apr 13, 2021 8:17 AM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
tomcatty: You're such a pleasant ucker Ro
I know you really love me...lips
Apr 13, 2021 8:57 AM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
Pissing in the wind
Apr 13, 2021 8:57 AM CST Some more idioms, similes, metaphors, OH MY!
rohaan: I know you really love me...
I hope you'll be very happy together!
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