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  • A fine line
  • A move in the right direction
  • A nod is as good as a wink to a blind bat ( A line from Monty Python's Flying Circus )
  • All aboard the Skylark ( A line from Noah and Nelly )
  • All men are cremated equal ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Between the wars ( The period between WWI and WWII )
  • Bit of rough
  • Blessed are the cheese makers ( line from Monty Python's Life of Brian )
  • Blown off course
  • Boat race ( Cockney rhyming slang for face )
  • Brighton line ( Bingo call for number fifty nine )
  • But of course
  • Cake or death ( line from Eddie Izzard comedy )
  • Champagne for my real friends, real pain for my sham friends! ( line from the movie 25th Hour )
  • Chart a course
  • Chopsticks are one of the reasons the Chinese never invented custard ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Come down to the line
  • Come into line
  • Comedy circuit ( A number of places where comedy is performed )
  • Contraceptives should be used on all conceivable occasions ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Correspondence course
  • Course you can, Malcolm ( Vick's Sinex Nasal Spray advertising slogan )
  • Crash course
  • Cross the line
  • Cut up rough
  • Diamond in the rough ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Do a line
  • Don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars ( line from the movie Now, Voyager )
  • Draw a line in the sand
  • Draw the line
  • Drink Tizer, the appetizer ( Tizer advertising slogan )
  • Drop me a line
  • Egg and spoon race
  • Eight maids a-milking ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Eleven pipers piping ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • End of the line
  • Every time a bell rings, an angel gets it's wings ( line from It's A Wonderful Life )
  • Fall into line
  • Five golden rings ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • For those who like the trade rough ( Travis aftershave advertising slogan )
  • Four calling birds ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Free period
  • Frisbee golf ( A game based on golf but using frisbees rather than balls )
  • Front line
  • Get busy living, or get busy dying ( line from the movie The Shawshank Redemption )
  • Getting there is half the fun ( Cunard Line advertising slogan )
  • Go, and never darken my towels again ( Groucho Marx line )
  • Grace period
  • Hand a line
  • Have your period
  • He's not the Messiah, he's a very naughty boy ( line from the movie Life of Brian )
  • Hold the line
  • Honeymoon period
  • Hook line and sinker
  • Horses for courses
  • How do you spell soap? Why P-E-A-R-S, of course ( Pears' Soap advertising slogan )
  • I Walk The Line ( Johnny Cash song )
  • I can see you standing over a hot stove, but I can't see the stove ( Groucho Marx line )
  • I never forget a face, but in your case I'll be glad to make an exception ( Groucho Marx line )
  • I told you I was ill ( Spike Milligan line inscribed on his gravestone )
  • I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore! ( line from the movie Network )
  • If you change your mind, I'm the first in line ( ABBA lyric )
  • In due course
  • In line for
  • In the lap of the gods
  • In the line of duty
  • In the line of fire
  • Infamy Infamy! They've all got it in for me! ( Kenneth Williams line in Carry On Cleo )
  • It's how the smooth take the rough ( Range Rover advertising slogan )
  • Jump the line
  • Just what I needed ( Circuit City advertising slogan )
  • Keep in line
  • Lap it up
  • Lap of honour
  • Lap of luxury
  • Lap up
  • Lay it on the line
  • Leave the gun, take the cannoli ( line from The Godfather )
  • Let nature take its course
  • Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon ( Woody Allen line )
  • Line abreast
  • Line astern
  • Line is full of misery and lonliness and it's over much too soon ( Woody Allen line )
  • Line of attack
  • Line of least resistance
  • Line of sight
  • Line of work
  • Line your pockets
  • Live rough
  • Mama always said that life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get ( line from the movie Forrest Gump )
  • Matter of course
  • Mendoza line ( A baseball expression denoting a line marking a very poor performance )
  • Moral compass
  • My one regret in life is that I am not someone else ( Woody Allen line )
  • Next in line to the throne
  • Nine ladies dancing ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Nudge nudge, wink wink ( A line from Monty Python's Flying Circus )
  • Off course
  • Off line
  • On a collision course
  • On deck ( A baseball expression meaning next in line )
  • One toe over the line
  • Out of line
  • Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read ( Groucho Marx line )
  • Par for the course
  • Party line
  • Picket line
  • Piss like a race horse
  • Play the race card
  • Please hold the line
  • Race against the clock
  • Race against time
  • Race for the taste, the honey sweet taste!, the honey-nutty taste of Honey Nut Cheerios ( Cheerios Cereals advertising slogan )
  • Race proven performance ( Kumho Tires advertising slogan )
  • Race to the bottom
  • Rat race
  • Rough and ready
  • Rough and tumble
  • Rough around the edges
  • Rough diamond
  • Rough justice
  • Rough landing
  • Rough out
  • Rough ride
  • Rough stuff
  • Rough trade
  • Rough up
  • Run Forrest, Run! ( line from the movie Forrest Gump )
  • Run its course
  • Sack race
  • Seven swans a-swimming ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Shoot a birdie ( score one under par in a golf shot )
  • Shoot someone a line
  • Sign on the dotted line
  • Six geese a-laying ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Sleep rough
  • Starting line up
  • Stay on course
  • Stay the course
  • Step out of line
  • Stop, or my mom will shoot ( line from Sylvestor Stallone movie )
  • Take a hard line
  • Take the rough with the smooth
  • Ten lords a-leaping ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • The Amazing Race ( US TV show )
  • The Master Race
  • The bottom line
  • The bottom line is the bottom line is the bottom line
  • The course of true love never did run smooth
  • The finishing line
  • The human race
  • The last lap
  • The lion may lie down with the lamb, but the lamb won't get much sleep ( Woody Allen line )
  • The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong ( quotation from the Bible - Ecclesiastes
  • The thin red line
  • The valley of the shadow of death ( line from the Lord's Prayer )
  • There's never a rough puff in a lucky ( Lucky Strike Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • These go to eleven ( line from the movie This Is Spinal Tap )
  • This line of business
  • This line of country
  • Three French hens ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Three line whip
  • Time flies like an arrow. Fruit flies like a banana ( Groucho Marx line )
  • To call you stupid would be an insult to stupid people! ( line from the movie A Fish Called Wanda )
  • To infinty and beyond ( line from the movie Toy Story )
  • Toe the line
  • Treading a fine line
  • Twelve drummers drumming ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Two turtle doves ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • Up and down like the Ottoman Empire ( line from Monty Python's Life Of Brian )
  • Wait in line
  • We are going to need considerably bigger buns ( line from Calendar Girls )
  • Well, nobody's perfect ( line from the movie Some Like It Hot )
  • What Makes You Beautiful ( One Direction song )
  • What we have here is a failure to communicate ( line from Cool Hand Luke )
  • You can leave in a huff. If that's too soon, you can leave in a minute and a huff ( Groucho Marx line )
  • You say you want a revolution ( Line from Beatles song )
  • You were only supposed to blow the bloody doors off! ( line from the Michael Caine movie The Italian Job )

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