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  • A Life Less Ordinary ( Ewan McGregor / Cameron Diaz movie )
  • A prophet is not recognized in his own land
  • A rising tide lifts all boats
  • A victory for common sense
  • A, B, C, D, E, Your public library has arranged these in ways that make you cry, giggle, laugh, love, hate, wonder, ponder and understand ( American Library Association advertising slogan )
  • Air your dirty linen in public
  • All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way ( the opening line of Anna Karenina )
  • An everyday story of country folk ( A catchphrase from The Archers )
  • As alike as two peas in a pod ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • As common as muck
  • As free as a bird
  • As rare as rocking horse droppings
  • Atilla of the American Continent ( Nickname of General William Sherman )
  • Below the salt ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Born Free ( Virginia McKenna movie )
  • Break out of the ordinary ( Nestle's Butterfinger advertising slogan )
  • Butcher of the Somme ( Nickname of General Douglas Haig )
  • Buy one, get one free
  • Calorie free
  • Celebrate the Moments of Your Life ( General Foods International Coffee advertising slogan )
  • Cheaters never win, and winners never cheat ( proverbial saying )
  • Cloud cuckoo land ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Common ground
  • Common or garden
  • Common sense ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Everyday Eddie ( Nickname of baseball player Eddie Guardado )
  • Factory outlet ( a shop where goods are sold directly to the public by the manufacturer )
  • Factory shop ( a retail outlet where goods are sold directly to the public by the manufacturer )
  • Fairytale ending ( a happy simplistic ending to a story similar to those found in fairy tales )
  • Fancy free
  • Footloose and fancy free
  • For free
  • Free As A Bird ( Beatles song )
  • Free Nelson Mandela
  • Free and easy
  • Free at last, thank God Almighty, I'm free at last
  • Free enterprise with every issue ( The Economist advertising slogan )
  • Free for all
  • Free form
  • Free hand
  • Free period
  • Free range
  • Free rein
  • Free spirit
  • Free trade
  • Free will
  • Free, gratis, and for nothing
  • From the Land of Sky-Blue Waters ( Hamm's Beer advertising slogan )
  • GNU is Not Unix ( Free Software Foundation advertising slogan )
  • General knowledge
  • General purpose
  • General release
  • Get out of jail free
  • Get out of jail free card ( a means of avoiding justice - from the eponymous card in the Monopoly boardgame )
  • Go public
  • Great Land ( Nickname of the US state of Alaska )
  • Great minds think alike
  • Ground ball ( A baseball expression meaning a prosaic or ordinary accomplishment )
  • Hands free
  • He's a real nowhere man sitting in his nowhere land ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Home free
  • I'm free! ( A catchphrase from Mr Humphries In Are You Being Served? )
  • I'm smarter than the average bear! ( A catchphrase from The Yogi Bear Show )
  • Imagination at Work ( General Electric advertising slogan )
  • In the land of Nod
  • In the land of the living
  • In the public eye
  • It doesn't take a minute to bag it and bin it ( UK public advertisement advertising slogan )
  • It's a free country
  • Joe Public
  • Keep your friends close, keep your enemies closer ( proverbial saying )
  • Klunk! Klick, every trip ( UK Public Information Film advertising slogan )
  • La la land
  • Land ahoy
  • Land grab
  • Land locked
  • Land of hope and glory
  • Land of make believe
  • Land of milk and honey
  • Land of nod
  • Land of the pharaohs
  • Land office business
  • Land on your feet
  • Land up in
  • Land's sake
  • Least common denominator
  • Lend a hand on the land ( WWII slogan )
  • Little General ( Nickname of Avery Johnson )
  • Live free or die
  • Living off the fat of the land
  • Lowering prices forever, that's Comet sense ( Comet Electrical Stores advertising slogan )
  • Make free with
  • Man is born free and is everywhere in chains ( philosophical comment by Rousseau )
  • More human interest ( Washington Mutual advertising slogan )
  • Mutual advantage
  • Mutual attraction
  • Mutual fund
  • Never never land
  • No man's land
  • Normal service has been resumed
  • Nothing in common
  • Nothing is ever free
  • Olly olly oxen free
  • Prince of Mid Air ( Nickname of World B.Free )
  • Progress is our most important product ( General Electric advertising slogan )
  • Public Enemy Number One ( Nickname of John Dillinger )
  • Public enemy
  • Public sector
  • Rare bird
  • Rockin' In The Free World ( Neil Young song )
  • Scot free
  • Share and share alike
  • Situation normal, all f*cked up
  • Sooner or later, you'll own Generals ( General Tires Corp advertising slogan )
  • Starch free as a chip can be ( Golden Flake Potato Chips advertising slogan )
  • Stone Free ( Jimi Hendrix song )
  • Stormin' Norman ( Nickname of General Norman Schwarzkopf )
  • The Free State ( Nickname of the US state of Maryland )
  • The Land of The Rising Sun ( Nickname of Japan )
  • The Ordinary Superstar ( Nickname of Johnny Rodgers )
  • The Waste Land
  • The best things in life are free
  • The common good
  • The common touch
  • The great unwashed
  • The land of Nod
  • The land of the free
  • The land that time forgot
  • The law of the land
  • The lay of the land
  • The leader of the free world
  • The length and breadth of the land
  • The lie of the land
  • The people's choice ( a person or thing chosen by public acclamation )
  • The public domain
  • The public purse
  • The truth shall set you free
  • The whole is greater than the sum of its parts ( proverbial saying )
  • There's no such thing as a free lunch
  • Think once, think twice, think bike ( UK Public Information Film advertising slogan )
  • This Hard Land ( Bruce Springsteen song )
  • This Land Is Your Land ( Woody Guthrie song )
  • Thus far into the bowels of the land
  • Unaccustomed as I am to public speaking
  • Universal appeal
  • Universal favourite ( Gordon's Gin advertising slogan )
  • Walk free
  • Wash your dirty linen in public
  • We bring good things to life ( General Electric advertising slogan )
  • Weapons free
  • Why buy the cow when the milk is free?
  • Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopaedia ( Wikipedia advertising slogan )
  • You are now free to move about the country ( Southwest Airlines advertising slogan )

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