A blessing in disguise
Signing up for the training by mistake was actually a blessing in disguise.
Actions speak louder than words
The politicians had promised to improve the living conditions of the poor if they were voted to power, but actions speak louder than words.
A piece of cake
Winning the match was a piece of cake for Sangeeta.
I have lots of emails to send at hand.
All walks of life
In my kind of work I meet people from all walks of life.
Beating around the bush
Stop beating around the bush, Neha, and tell me exactly what happened.
Big task on my hand
Please don't include Arun, he has a big task on his hand already.
Break a leg
Go break a leg, boy. You can do it.
Can't stand it
I can't stand that guy's attitude
Check out that
Check out this website. It has some cool features.
Everyday during my morning walk I come across people from all walks of life.
Come to a halt
When the opposition declared a bandh, the entire government machinery came to a grinding halt.
Come to life
As soon as the actor came on stage, the audience came to life.
Don't sweat it
The little guest broke the dinner plate. When his father apologised and offered to replace it, the host told him, "Don't sweat it, sir. It is not an expensive plate."
Driving me bananas
Turn down the volume, please. That music is driving me bananas.
Easier said than done
The advice to exercise everyday is easier said than done.
Easy come, Easy go
It is useless to acquire wealth by unlawful means. Come easy, go easy.