She was an ugly duckling when she was a child but now she is very beautiful.
The politician has been under a cloud over the possibility of taking bribes.
She has been under a cloud of depression since her cat died.
The police officer went under cover to look for the drug dealers.
The owner of the company is under fire for not paying his employees a fair salary.
When he has more experience as a cook under his belt he will begin to look for a job.
After he has a big breakfast under his belt he is ready for work.
He was talking under his breath in the movie theater and someone complained.
He found his driver`s license right under his nose where he had left it.
He was able to go home under his own steam even though he was feeling very sick.
He is only an assistant salesman but he has his boss under his thumb.
He took the new employee under his wing to help him in the new job.
The drugs are being sold under the counter although the government has not given its approval.
The painting went under the hammer and sold for a very high price.
He paid some money under the table in order to get his product exported into the country.
He is feeling under the weather so he is going to bed early tonight.
The new car was still under wraps when the auto show started.
We got up at an unearthly hour this morning so we could get ready to go camping.
He said that he would not talk to his girlfriend again until hell freezes over.
The ladder was standing up against the tree in the yard.
He was up against a lot of problems when he went to university but recently he is doing very well.
He has been up and about for a couple of days since he left the hospital.
The new championship of the city is up for grabs.
He was very up front when giving me the information about the new office.
The villagers were up in arms over the proposal to take some of their land away from them.
Whether or not I will be able to go to London is still up in the air.
Computer programming is right up his alley and he is very good at it.
He probably has something up his sleeve and will be able to get a job when he needs one.
The private club was full of what looked like the upper crust of the city.
The union members have the upper hand in the negotiations with the company.
He is having a few ups and downs but generally he is doing well.
Try not to upset the applecart as we have spent a lot of time working on this project.
She is up the creek now that she has lost her passport.
I think that we are up the river with no paddle now that our car has run out of gasoline.
My sister has been uptight all week because of her exams.
The water in the swimming pool came up to my waist.
I don`t know what he was up to last night but it was probably something bad.
It is up to his wife whether or not he goes to the movie.
If he is up to it we should let him drive the truck to the new office.
Up until last week he had never been inside of a bowling alley.
I have had it up to here with his always coming late to work.
I`d like to go with you but I`m up to my ears in work at the moment.
His work was not up to par and he was asked to leave and look for another job.
It is up to her to decide when the meeting will start.
He has been in up to the chin in the project to build a new convention center.
He is not used to living in such a big city.
You should use your head a little more and try not to make the same mistake again.
They used up all of the paper in the copy machine this morning.
Very well, if you want to go I will go with you.
He had fallen into a vicious circle of drinking too much and then losing his job and then drinking even more.
The proposal to extend the opening hours of bars was voted down in the election.
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