He is a real couch potato.

They were a happy couple, but one day he met another woman and everything went pear-shaped (tits up.)

I thought learning a foreign language would be a piece of cake, but it turned out to be a rather challenging task.

Alex has his own art studio, but accountancy is his bread-and-butter.

She is as cool as a cucumber.

She is salt of the earth.

Many people in Moldovanka live on the breadline.

You sound really cheesed off.

Don't think you can butter me up that easily.

You have to take what he says with a pinch of salt.

Variety is the spice of life.

It turns out to be blessing in disguise.

That restaurant is not all it's cracked to be.

This computer has the edge over other models because it has such a huge hard drive.

You are taking your life into your hands crossing the road here.

If you don't pull your finger out, you'll get the sack.

She is always giving money to down-and-outs and anyone who begs in the street.