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  • 57 varieties ( H J Heinz advertising slogan )
  • A bank you can bank on ( Westpac Bank advertising slogan )
  • A drowning man will clutch at a straw
  • A golden key can open any door ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • A kick at the can
  • A marvellous bird is the pelican, its beak holds more than its belly can
  • Accept a wooden nickel
  • Accept that some days you are the pigeon, some days you are the statue
  • Accept with thanks
  • Accidents will happen ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Against your will
  • All I know is what I read in the papers ( Will Rogers quotation )
  • And Your Bird Can Sing ( Beatles song )
  • Any time, anywhere, acid indigestion can catch you out ( Alka Selzer advertising slogan )
  • Anything You Can Do I Can Do Better ( Judy Garland song )
  • Appearances can be deceptive
  • As far as the eye can see
  • As well as can be expected
  • Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country
  • Baby you can drive my car ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Baby, you can park my car
  • Be all that you can be ( United States Army advertising slogan )
  • Be all you can be ( US Army advertising slogan )
  • Bend to my will
  • Bite off more than you can chew
  • Blood will out
  • Boys will be boys
  • Buddy can you spare a dime?
  • Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door
  • Business is like a car, it will not run by itself except downhill
  • Can I Get A Witness? ( Marvin Gaye song )
  • Can I have a 'p' please, bob ( A catchphrase from Blockbusters )
  • Can I help you?
  • Can You Feel The Love Tonight? ( Elton John song )
  • Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window? ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Can it
  • Can of corn ( A baseball expression meaning a ball which is easy to catch )
  • Can of worms
  • Can we fix it? Yes, we can! ( Bob The Builder slogan )
  • Can you believe it?
  • Can you dig it?
  • Can you hear me now? Good! ( Verizon wireless advertising slogan )
  • Can you hear me, mother? ( A catchphrase from Sandy Powell )
  • Can you tell Stork from butter? ( Stork Margarine advertising slogan )
  • Can you tell what it is yet? ( A catchphrase from Rolf Harris )
  • Can't hold a candle to ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Can't make head or tail of it
  • Can't see beyond the end of your nose
  • Can't see the wood for the trees
  • Can't win for losing
  • Carry the can
  • Cat On A Hot Tin Roof ( play by Tennesee Williams and Elizabeth Taylor movie )
  • Catch as catch can
  • Cooler heads will prevail
  • Danger, Will Robinson ( A catchphrase from The Robot In Lost In Space )
  • Does exactly what it says on the tin ( Ronseal advertising slogan )
  • Don't shoot until you can see the whites of their eyes
  • Don't try to run before you can walk
  • Don't try to walk before you can crawl
  • Even a worm will turn
  • Faith will move mountains
  • Flattery will get you everywhere
  • Flattery will get you nowhere
  • For the benefit of Mr.Kite there will be a show tonight on trampoline ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Free will
  • Gentlemen we can rebuild him. We have the technology. ( A catchphrase from Six Million Dollar Man )
  • Get a can on
  • Gettin' Jiggy Wit' It ( Will Smith song )
  • Give a man enough rope and he will hang himself
  • Hands that do dishes can feel soft as your face, with mild green Fairy Liquid ( Fairy Liquid advertising slogan )
  • Have gun, will travel ( A catchphrase from TV series )
  • He who can, does; he who cannot, teaches ( George Bernard Shaw quotation )
  • He will give the Devil his due
  • He will never play the piano again
  • Heads will roll
  • Heaven Can Wait ( Warren Beatty movie )
  • How much can you handle ( Bubble Tape advertising slogan )
  • How wrong can you be?
  • I Can Help ( Billy Swan song )
  • I Can See Clearly Now ( Johnny Cash and Jimmy Cliff song and Nescafe advertising slogan )
  • I Will Always Love You ( Whitney Houston song )
  • I Will Survive ( Gloria Gaynor song )
  • I can read you like a book
  • I can see you standing over a hot stove, but I can't see the stove ( Groucho Marx line )
  • I can't believe my eyes
  • I will if you will
  • I will make you fishers of men
  • I will wear my heart upon my sleeve
  • If I tell you I will have to shoot you
  • If anything can go wrong, it will
  • If drafted, I will not run; if nominated, I will not accept; if elected, I will not serve
  • If you build it they will come
  • If you can keep your head when all about you ( from a poem by Kipling )
  • If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything ( Malcolm X quotation )
  • If you got the munchies, nothing else will do! ( Hostess potato chips advertising slogan )
  • If you keep late hours for Society's sake, Bromo-Seltzer will cure that headache ( Bromo-Seltzer advertising slogan )
  • If you lie down with dogs, you will get up with fleas
  • Ill will
  • In the can
  • It ain't braggin' if you can do it
  • It can only be Heineken ( Heineken advertising slogan )
  • It will all end in tears
  • It will be all right on the night
  • It will blow over
  • It's the empty can that makes the most noise
  • Joe Six Pack
  • Just 15 minutes can save you 15 percent or more on car insurance ( GEICO advertising slogan )
  • Keep the shop and the shop will keep you
  • Kick the can further down the road
  • Knowing me, knowing you, it's the best I can do ( ABBA lyric )
  • Last will and testament
  • Like a cat on a hot tin roof
  • Listen I will say zis only wunce ( A catchphrase from Allo Allo )
  • Little tin god
  • Live today. Tomorrow will cost more ( Pan-Am World Airways advertising slogan )
  • Living will
  • Look after the pennies and the pounds will look after themselves
  • Looks can be deceiving
  • Love will find a way
  • More than flesh and blood can stand
  • More than you can shake a stick at
  • Multimedia you can use ( Apple Computer advertising slogan )
  • Murder will out
  • My Heart Will Go On ( Celine Dion song )
  • Never Can Say Goodbye ( The Jackson 5 song )
  • Never do today what you can put off until tomorrow
  • Never had it, never will ( 7-Up advertising slogan )
  • Never put off until tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow ( Mark Twain quotation )
  • Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today
  • Nice work if you can get it
  • No can do
  • No man can serve two masters
  • No one can make you feel inferior without your consent ( Eleanor Roosevelt quotation )
  • Nobody Can Do It Like McDonald's Can ( McDonald's advertising slogan )
  • Nobody Makes Your Day Like McDonald's Can ( McDonald's advertising slogan )
  • Nobody can say no to the honey nut Os in Honey Nut Cheerios ( Cheerios Cereals advertising slogan )
  • Oil Can ( Nickname of Dennis Boyd )
  • On The Road Again ( Canned Heat song )
  • Only Love Can Break Your Heart ( Neil Young song )
  • Only time will tell
  • Only you can prevent forest fires ( United States Forest Service advertising slogan )
  • Pat a cake, Pat a cake, baker's man, bake me a cake as fast as you can ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Please don't squeeze the Charmin toilet tissue ( Charmin advertising slogan )
  • Put the tin hat on it
  • Rock a bye baby on the tree top, when the wind blows the cradle will rock ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • See what brown can do for you ( UPS advertising slogan )
  • Six pack
  • Smoke Craven 'A' - will not affect your throat ( Craven 'A' Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Soft, strong and very long ( Andrex toilet tissue advertising slogan )
  • Some day my prince will come
  • Some day my prints will come
  • Starch free as a chip can be ( Golden Flake Potato Chips advertising slogan )
  • Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me
  • Stop, or my mom will shoot ( line from Sylvestor Stallone movie )
  • Suck it up ( accept a bad situation and move on )
  • Switch hitter ( A baseball expression denoting a batter who can hit left or right handed )
  • Take care of the pence and the pounds will take care of themselves
  • Take your pleasure where you can find it
  • That and a nickel will get you a ride on the subway
  • The Revolution Will Not Be Televised ( Gil Scott-Heron song )
  • The Thrill ( Nickname of Will Clark )
  • The army national guard, you can ( US Army National Guard advertising slogan )
  • The best a man can get ( Gillette advertising slogan )
  • The best that money can buy
  • The court will rise
  • The mind is its own place, and in itself, can make a Heav'n of Hell, a Hell of Heav'n ( from a poem by Milton )
  • The road isn't built that can make it breathe hard! ( Chevrolet advertising slogan )
  • The smallest worm will turn, being trodden on
  • The sweet you can eat between meals without losing your appetite ( Milky Way advertising slogan )
  • The truth will out
  • There are none so blind as those that will not see
  • There will be an answer, let it be ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • There will be tears before bedtime
  • There's none so blind as those who will not see
  • There's none so deaf as they that will not hear
  • There's nothing you can do that can't be done ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • They will do anything
  • Think what we can do for you ( Bank of America advertising slogan )
  • This one will run and run
  • This tape will self-destruct in five seconds ( A catchphrase from Mission Impossible )
  • This time next year we will be millionaires ( A catchphrase from Only Fools And Horses )
  • Those who sleep with dogs will rise with fleas
  • Throw enough dirt and some will stick
  • Time will tell
  • Tin ear
  • Today something we do will touch your life ( Union Carbide and Carbon advertising slogan )
  • Toilet humour
  • Toilet mouth ( a foul mouthed person )
  • Toilet trained
  • Tomorrow will be cancelled due to lack of interest
  • Two can play at that game
  • We Can Work It Out ( Beatles song )
  • We Will Rock You ( Queen song )
  • We drink all we can, the rest we sell ( Utica Club advertising slogan )
  • We will cross that bridge when we come to it
  • We will fight on the beaches
  • We will sell no wine before it is time ( Paul Masson Wines advertising slogan )
  • What will you do with all the money you save? ( Toyota advertising slogan )
  • What's the worst that can happen? ( Dr Pepper advertising slogan )
  • Whatever will be will be
  • When better automobiles are built, Buick will build them ( Buick advertising slogan )
  • When the bough breaks the cradle will fall, and down will come baby, cradle and all ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • When the cat's away the mice will play
  • When the oak is before the ash, then you will only get a splash; when the ash
  • Where there's a will there's a way
  • Whether you think you can, or you think you can't, you're right ( Henry Ford quotation )
  • Who can live without it, I ask in all honesty? ( ABBA lyric )
  • Who will rid me of this troublesome priest?
  • Why have low calories when you can have no calories ( Natrena advertising slogan )
  • Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow? ( Carole King song )
  • Will do
  • Will no one rid me of this turbulent priest?
  • Will the real ... stand up? ( A catchphrase from To Tell The Truth )
  • Wind someone up ( deliberately draw attention to something that will create agitation )
  • With the best will in the world
  • Without us, some guys will starve ( Carl's Jr. advertising slogan )
  • Yes Sir, I Can Boogie ( Baccara song )
  • Yes we can
  • Yes you can ( Sprint advertising slogan )
  • You Can Call Me Al ( Paul Simon song )
  • You Never Can Tell ( Chuck Berry song )
  • You can always get it at the Co-op ( Co-op advertising slogan )
  • You can bank on it
  • You can be sure of Shell ( Shell advertising slogan )
  • You can break a brolly but you can't k-nacker a Knirps ( Knirps advertising slogan )
  • You can choose your friends but you can't choose your family
  • You can count on me
  • You can have any colour as long as it's black
  • You can have too much of a good thing
  • You can kiss that one goodbye
  • You can lead a horse to water but you can't make it drink
  • You can lead a whore to culture but you can't make her think
  • You can leave in a huff. If that's too soon, you can leave in a minute and a huff ( Groucho Marx line )
  • You can pay me now or pay me later
  • You can put that where the monkey keeps his nuts
  • You can put that where the sun doesn't shine
  • You can rely on the lion ( British Egg Marketing Board advertising slogan )
  • You can run but you can't hide
  • You can take that to the bank
  • You can trust your car to the man who wears the star ( Texaco Fuel advertising slogan )
  • You can whistle for it
  • You can with a Nissan ( Nissan Cars advertising slogan )
  • You never can tell
  • You too can have a body like mine ( Charles Atlas advertising slogan )
  • Your mission, if you choose to accept it ... ( A catchphrase from Mission Impossible )

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