Common Phrases

Posted by: Pandora

Common Phrases - 11/10/17 03:10 PM

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



Posted by: Sondi

Re: Common Phrases - 11/10/17 03:19 PM

7 mixed company

wave
Posted by: curly

Re: Common Phrases - 11/10/17 03:25 PM

3. foot in the door
Posted by: CanukDenis

Re: Common Phrases - 11/10/17 03:28 PM

4: 3rd time lucky, or 3rd time's the charm
Posted by: OrleansBelle

Re: Common Phrases - 11/10/17 03:31 PM

1 - Uncle Sam needs you
Posted by: michele rose

Re: Common Phrases - 11/10/17 04:36 PM

6. double or nothing grin
Posted by: looney4labs

Re: Common Phrases - 11/10/17 05:40 PM

8.. Out of date?
Posted by: InlandAZ

Re: Common Phrases - 11/10/17 05:41 PM

5.) A pair of pants
Posted by: soot

Re: Common Phrases - 11/10/17 05:42 PM

2. twisted ankle think
Posted by: manxman

Re: Common Phrases - 11/10/17 05:48 PM

2. joint return think
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Common Phrases - 11/10/17 07:07 PM

Excellent answers! wave

I have something different for #2 and 8. smile
Posted by: manxman

Re: Common Phrases - 11/10/17 09:32 PM

Which #2 answer was yours Pandora smile
Just need to know if I can answer another wave2
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Common Phrases - 11/10/17 09:46 PM

Neither one, manxman, but I liked yours so much I added it to the "correct" list. I'll re-open #2 to see if someone gets my answer, so have a go at either one that's left. wave
Posted by: Sherlock

Re: Common Phrases - 11/10/17 09:55 PM

8. blind date wink
Posted by: Lex

Re: Common Phrases - 11/11/17 01:38 AM

9. Getting up steam, or possibly making steam smile
Posted by: Flo NS

Re: Common Phrases - 11/11/17 04:28 AM

9. gradually building up steam
Posted by: GBC

Re: Common Phrases - 11/11/17 07:07 AM

2. swollen ankle
Posted by: Redz

Re: Common Phrases - 11/11/17 07:12 AM

2. sprained ankle think
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Common Phrases - 11/11/17 08:13 AM

Sherlock and Flo got my answers. grin
Posted by: CanukDenis

Re: Common Phrases - 11/11/17 08:59 AM

Am I allowed to answer at 3:10 pm?
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Common Phrases - 11/11/17 10:00 AM

Yes and good luck! luck
Posted by: Lex

Re: Common Phrases - 11/11/17 11:55 AM

2. Turned ankle? smile
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Common Phrases - 11/11/17 12:16 PM

Lex, you just pipped Denis! lol
Posted by: CanukDenis

Re: Common Phrases - 11/11/17 12:25 PM

...and I DID have "turned ankle"; Remi will confirm!!
Posted by: Lex

Re: Common Phrases - 11/12/17 03:54 AM

I thought I had allowed Denis enough leeway beyond 3:10 pm, and I had been going to give that answer at 6:38 am but decided to have a stab at (then) poor neglected 9. blackkitty
Posted by: CanukDenis

Re: Common Phrases - 11/12/17 07:56 AM

Huh? Time zone diff?