1. apple of one's eye
2. back to the salt mines
3. bad egg
4. big cheese
5. bring home the bacon
6. chew the fat
7. cool as a cucumber
8. cream of the crop
9. cry over spilt milk
10. cup of tea
11. eat crow
12. eat dirt
Quiz – Food Idioms
Use the "Food Idioms" to complete the following sentences with the correct idiomatic phrase.
a) He is as ______________________________. Pressure-filled situations never both him.
b) Tomorrow is Monday. I guess it's ______________________________.
c) Baseball is really my _________________________. I love watching a game every week.
d) There is no use ______________________________. The vase is broken and there's no way to fix it.
e) We sat in a coffee shop and _________________________ for over 4 hours. It was great to talk.
f) He's really a ______________________________. He's been involved in many criminal acts.
g) She is the _________________________________. She graduated number one from her medical school.
h) He works three different jobs in order to __________________________ for his family.