They are finally back on their feet after they lost their house in the earthquake.
They backe3d out of the contract to but the house.
Our idea didn't work so I guess we must go back to the drawing board.
The government decided to bail out the troubled airline companies one last time.
You can bank on me to help help you when you move to your new house.
Don't worry about what he said - his bark is worse than his bite.
You are barking up the wrong tree if you think I am the one who took your watch.
Stop beating around the bush and tell me what you really think
My roommate beat me to the punch and got the last piece of pizza before I got home.
Betty has a bee in her bonnet over whether or not to but a new car.
Carla was very angry when her boy friend used her cell phone behind her back.
They still don't have a computer; they are a little behind the times.
Andrew was to blame for breaking the wine glasses.
She bent over backwards to help me find a new apartment.
He was beside himself with joy when he won the lottery.
"What you are saying is beside the point. We are not talking about is completely different"
Donavan bet on the wrong horse by putting all of his money into the Taiwan stock market.
Wayne would be better off if he stayed at his old job.
This restaurant is very expensive, but you can usually see many big shots here.
The little boy was running down the street in his birthday suit.
I think I bit off more than I can chew by taking on the new assignment.
I have decided to bite the bullet and begin studying for my Master`s degree.
I think that my car has finally bitten the dust.
He is biting the hand that feeds him if he continues to criticize and fight against his boss.
It is like the blind leading the blind watching him try and explain how to operate the new computer.
I tried hard but I am sure that I blew the final math exam last week.
He is always blowing his own horn and is very annoying at times.
The problem with the lost invoices has finally blown over and everyone is working hard again.
You can argue with him until you are blue in the face but you will never change his mind.
He was born with a silver spoon in his mouth and has never worked in his life.
He was finally able to buy a brand-new car.
The car broke down on the lonely road so nobody knew about it.
We must break down these figures for further study.
The researchers were able to break fresh ground in their search for a cancer cure.
He didn`t really break the bank but he did win a lot of money.
Nobody was enjoying the party until the host finally was able to break the ice.
He is planning to break the news to her about his transfer tomorrow.
She broke up with her boyfriend last June.
He is out bringing home the bacon and is very busy.
The lawyers were able to bring some new facts to light in the trial of the killer.
I don't know what brought on his anger but you should avoid him until he calms down.
The comedian brought the house down with his jokes about the lost dog.
They brought up the subject at the meeting but nobody wanted to talk about it.
My grandmother brought up ten children.
The runner from the other school was bringing up the rear in the school relay race.
I spent all of my money on my holiday and I am now broke.
I'm going to brush up on my English before my trip to New York.
He had a brush with the law when he was young but now he is totally honest.
He was like a bull in a china shop when I saw him at the meeting last week.
We bundled up and went for a walk in the park.
I just got paid today and this money is burning a hole in my pocket.
The neighbor's house burnt down completely during the night.
He has been burning the candle at both ends with his work and his studies. That is why he became sick.
The students burned the midnight oil for three nights in a row in order to study for the exam.
The uniforms burned up in the fire.
He always buries his head in the sand and never wants to deal with his family problems at all.
He decided to bury the hatchet with his brother and they are now on friendly terms again.
He is trying to butter up his boss so that he can leave early on Friday.
You shouldn't buy that car without first inspecting it. It is like buying a pig in a poke.
By and large we had a good meeting even though it was a little short.
By and by they will come and we can go out for dinner.
He is by far the smartest person in the company.
By fits and starts the company was finally able to begin business.
She says that she will go to Italy this year by hook or by crook.
By the way, could you please bring your computer tomorrow.
I made the application date for the job by the skin of my teeth.
He managed to make enough money to buy the farm by the sweat of his brow.
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