Common Phrases

Posted by: Pandora

Common Phrases - 03/08/13 07:21 PM

These are all unusual representations of words, phrases or things. Can you figure them out? One posted answer per person, please.



Posted by: InlandAZ

Re: Common Phrases - 03/08/13 07:42 PM

I'll take Wood Pile for #5
Posted by: manxman

Re: Common Phrases - 03/08/13 07:42 PM

2. neatness smile
Posted by: Sherlock

Re: Common Phrases - 03/08/13 07:51 PM

8. information (N formation) grin
Posted by: Flo NS

Re: Common Phrases - 03/08/13 07:58 PM

4. double pay?
Posted by: GBC

Re: Common Phrases - 03/08/13 08:23 PM

4. toupee
Posted by: fildil

Re: Common Phrases - 03/08/13 08:56 PM

6. Twiggy?
Posted by: Jema

Re: Common Phrases - 03/08/13 09:29 PM

7. no less than 3 more? wave
Posted by: niteowl07

Re: Common Phrases - 03/08/13 10:15 PM

7 - less is more ?
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Common Phrases - 03/08/13 10:20 PM

This is a good, tough batch. evil

IAZ, manxman, Sherlock, Gail, and Fil - you got my answers. smile

Some of the rest are good guesses (Flo, yours could be an alternate answer), but not correct. smile
Posted by: CCbomber

Re: Common Phrases - 03/08/13 10:37 PM

9. simplify? or maybe justify?
Posted by: Sondi

Re: Common Phrases - 03/08/13 11:10 PM

3. hub cap

wave
Posted by: Niki

Re: Common Phrases - 03/08/13 11:20 PM

7. the more there is the less you see think
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Common Phrases - 03/09/13 08:11 AM

CCb and Gail thumbsup

Niki, try again. smile
Posted by: CanukDenis

Re: Common Phrases - 03/09/13 12:23 PM

7: more, no less ?
Posted by: InlandAZ

Re: Common Phrases - 03/09/13 12:25 PM

How's about something like Check (or cut) your losses for #7?
Posted by: bermag45

Re: Common Phrases - 03/09/13 12:51 PM

7. How about 'nonetheless' or 'nevertheless'? wave thumbsup

Bernie monky
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Common Phrases - 03/09/13 01:51 PM

Bernie's got it! wave

I also like "cut your losses" smile
Posted by: zookeeper

Re: Common Phrases - 03/09/13 03:28 PM

1. letterhead?
Posted by: CanukDenis

Re: Common Phrases - 03/09/13 04:45 PM

No idea! Let's try "vowel face" ?

http://ogvancouver.weebly.com/1/post/2010/04/vowel-face-activity.html
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Common Phrases - 03/09/13 05:54 PM

Nope. And there are actually two good answers to it. smile
Posted by: Niki

Re: Common Phrases - 03/09/13 06:32 PM

1. I can`t face you think

I thought zookeeper had got it smile
Posted by: Sherlock

Re: Common Phrases - 03/09/13 08:59 PM

Weirdo razz
Posted by: CanukDenis

Re: Common Phrases - 03/09/13 09:27 PM

Ahhhh....nice one, Cheryl.

YOU paved the way for:
schmo
beano
sicko
psycho
speedo
crazy
Posted by: Flo NS

Re: Common Phrases - 03/09/13 10:16 PM

1.Out ahead?
Posted by: Sherlock

Re: Common Phrases - 03/09/13 10:44 PM

Oops! I didn't realize that I had already posted an answer on this thread. Sorry, Sue! oops
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Common Phrases - 03/09/13 10:53 PM

You're fine, Cheryl. It's been over 24 hours since the original post.

Oh, and you're also correct. lol

A good alternate answer from last year was cheerio.