FOOD RELATED IDIOMS

 

1.       Acquired taste            -               something you dislike when you taste it, but begin to like after trying several times

2.       Go Bananas  -                         if someone becomes very emotional, and starts behaving in a crazy way

3.       Spill the beans            -               to reveal a secret

4.       Butter somebody up -               to be very nice to someone

5.       Piece of cake               -               very easy work

6.       Slice/share of cake     -               to share profits or benefits

7.       Know which side you bread is buttered   - to know where your interest lies

8.       King of the cake          -               add on advantage

9.       Sell like hot cake     -  sell quickly

10.    Carrot and stick          -               to promise reward and threat of punishment too

11.    Sharp cookie       -       who is not easily fooled

12.    Tough cookie               -               who is self-confident & ambitious

13.    Cool as cucumber       -               who is relaxed but not emotional

14.    Have all your eggs in one basket -     to depend on one source of income

 

15.    Food for thought        -               to think seriously about a particular subject