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IdiomLanguageEquivalentsExplanations
kur yapmakEnglish4
no merchant ever runs down his own wares English1
Wer mit einem Trunkenen streitet, schädigt einen, der nicht da istEnglish5
'n Dööksken för 't OogEnglish-
Dervişânız Hakk dost derizEnglish-
Från ingenstansEnglish20
get a piece of the actionEnglish2
jako ręką odjąłEnglish1
English #1, #2, Polish
Rome ne s'est pas faite en un (seul) jour English7
Ser pan comidoEnglish7
To give a handEnglish7
! حتى أنت يا بروتسEnglish-
"C'est pas parce qu' on est faible que notre cause est injuste"English-
"Couper les cheveux en quatre"English9
"dann ist jede echte freundschaft doch viel mehr wert als die liebe."English2
"Do not judge a book by its cover"English22
"Frauchen" und "Herrchen"English1
"His days are numbered"English19
English #1, #2, Greek, Spanish
"ilk göz ağrın hesapta yol arkadasin"English-
"Kleider machen Leute"English7
English #1, #2
"Morgen, morgen! Nur nicht heute." sagen alle faulen Leute.English13
"test(S) the ground "English1
"Спасибо" на хлеб не намажешь.English6
"החפץ בשלום יכון למלחמה"English15
"כבה נירו"English-
"לחפש בנירות"English1
"その他" (Sono ta) or "等"(nado)English11
'a'ohe lokomaika'i i nele i ke pâna'iEnglish1
'Beat feet' or 'make tracks'English2
's ann dha a rug an cat an cuileanEnglish2
(a giant with) feet of clayEnglish5
(A little) green around the gillsEnglish1
(A pune) punct şi de la capătEnglish-
(a) little bird told meEnglish3
(all) at sixes and sevensEnglish5
(as if / must) have second sightEnglish1
(avoir un) polichinelle dans le tiroirEnglish1
(Being) the patron saint of lost causesEnglish1
(come) rain or shineEnglish26
(confidential!) avere culo/avere un culo così/avere un culo grande come una casaEnglish4
(Dead) On the noseEnglish2
(don't) cry over spilled milkEnglish-
(Don't) put the cart before the horseEnglish37
(durcheinander) wie Kraut und RübenEnglish-
(essere) come culo e braghe/come culo e camiciaEnglish3
(Faire qqchose) à la hussardeEnglish-
(faire) l'avocat du diableEnglish9
(fare) l'avvocato del diavoloEnglish9
(fare/essere) l'avvocato delle cause perseEnglish1
(from) head to toeEnglish47
(Get to) know the ropes/ Learn the ropesEnglish-
(go) along for the rideEnglish-
(go) BananasEnglish23
(have a) bun in the ovenEnglish1
(have one's) cake and eat it tooEnglish-
(have something) handed to someone on a silver platterEnglish-
(I heard it) through the grapevine.English1
(I'll get) out of your hairEnglish1
(I'll) get off your backEnglish1
(It's) cactusEnglish-
(Its) My way or the highwayEnglish2
(jdm.) checkt's nedEnglish5
(Je me sens) comme un poisson hors de l'eauEnglish16
(jemanden) auf Vordermann bringenEnglish3
(jemanden) einen Kopf kürzer machenEnglish-
(Living) high on the hogEnglish-
(Mister) Johnny on the spotEnglish-
(not my) cup of teaEnglish1
(Now) all hell has broken loose.English3
(one’s) heart bleeds forEnglish-
(one’s) heart is knockingEnglish-
(one’s) heart is not inEnglish-
(one’s) heart leapsEnglish-
(one’s) heart sinksEnglish-
(Playing) stump the chumpEnglish-
(Put in) my two centsEnglish-
(Put) on the spotEnglish-
(Ser) el abogado del diabloEnglish9
(she's) wearing comfortable shoesEnglish23
(Sing a) Swan songEnglish3
(someone) doesn't get itEnglish5
(something) slips/slipped (someone's) mindEnglish1
(tener) carta blancaEnglish7
(That's) enough to gag a dog on a gut wagonEnglish-
(the crack of) sparrow's fartEnglish9
(the) birds and the beesEnglish1
(Their) bark is worse then (their) biteEnglish-
(There is) no rest for the wickedEnglish-
(Time to) Get off the potEnglish-
(to be as) hungry as a wolf/bearEnglish14
(to be in) the limelightEnglish-
(To be) a regular Diamond Jim BradyEnglish2
(To be) a rock with lipsEnglish20
(To be) all smoke and mirrorsEnglish1
(To be) brought to bayEnglish-
(to be) fresh out ofEnglish5
(To be) in a jam, in between a rock and a hard place, or in between the devil and the deep blue seaEnglish2
(To be) in heat, or she is in heatEnglish-
(To be) left high and dryEnglish-
(To be) on an Easter Egg huntEnglish-

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