英文真係好神奇，一個字嘅變化可以好多，而食物嘅字都可以融入喺諺語入面，例如我地成日聽嘅‘a piece of cake’同‘my cup of tea’。
1. Have a beef with 與人意見不合
I have a beef with Peter.
2. Beef about 抱怨
He always beefs about his grumpy boss.
3. Cool as a cucumber 處變不驚，泰然自若
The exam is in less than an hour, how come you can still be as cool as a cucumber?
4. Egg someone on 慫恿人做某件事
I egged my sister on so that she would grab a free lobster for me at the buffet.
5. Spill the beans 洩漏機密
Don’t spill the beans to Peter, otherwise he will not be impressed!
6. Bigger fish to fry 有更重要的事情要做
It is not worth struggling on one question. I have got bigger fish to fry.
7. Salad days 年少輕狂的日子
I miss my salad days a lot, when I could hang around with my friends in uniform.
8. Sour grapes 妒忌
I don’t think it is such a great job, and that’s not just sour grapes because I didn’t get it.