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  • All over the show
  • Am I bovvered? ( A catchphrase from The Catherine Tate Show )
  • America's Oldest Living Teenager ( Nickname of game show host Dick Clark )
  • And how
  • Any old how
  • Be careful how you use it! ( Hai Karate Aftershave advertising slogan )
  • Best in show
  • Boutros Boutros Ghali ( A catchphrase from The Fast Show )
  • Brain dump
  • By way of explanation
  • Call to account
  • Can you tell Stork from butter? ( Stork Margarine advertising slogan )
  • Can you tell what it is yet? ( A catchphrase from Rolf Harris )
  • Cattle show
  • Children and fools tell the truth
  • Cleanup hitter ( A baseball expression meaning a batter who comes in to solve a problem )
  • Crank That ( Soulja Boy ) ( Soulja Boy Tell 'Em song )
  • Dead men tell no tales
  • Doctor Strangelove Or How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Bomb ( Peter Sellers movie )
  • Does my bum look big in this? ( A catchphrase from The Fast Show )
  • Dog and pony show
  • Don't piss in my pocket and tell me it's raining
  • Enjoy the Show ( E! Entertainment Television advertising slogan )
  • Even your best friend won't tell you ( Lifebuoy Soap advertising slogan )
  • Even your best friends won't tell you ( Listerine Mouthwash advertising slogan )
  • Explain away
  • Father Knows Best ( American TV Show )
  • For the benefit of Mr.Kite there will be a show tonight on trampoline ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Funny how? ( A catchphrase from Goodfellas )
  • Get it straight
  • Get the show on the road
  • Give a good account of yourself
  • Give the show away
  • Go tell your mother she wants you
  • Gravy train
  • He's fallen in the water ( A catchphrase from The Goon Show )
  • Hear tell of
  • Heeere's Johnny ( A catchphrase from Johnny Carson Show )
  • Here's the thing
  • Hey there, Boo Boo! ( A catchphrase from The Yogi Bear Show )
  • Hey, Soul Sister ( Train song )
  • Holy mackerel! ( A catchphrase from Kingfish In Amos 'N' Andy Show )
  • How Deep Is Your Love? ( Bee Gees song )
  • How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You ( Marvin Gaye song )
  • How The West Was Won ( James Stewart movie )
  • How To Murder Your Wife ( Jack Lemmon movie )
  • How To Win Friends And Influence People ( Dale Carnegie book )
  • How about that?
  • How are the mighty fallen
  • How are the other half lives
  • How are you doing?
  • How are you? ( Vodafone advertising slogan )
  • How come?
  • How con-veen-ient! ( A catchphrase from The Church Lady In Saturday Night Live )
  • How dare you!
  • How do I love thee? Let me count the ways ( from a poem by Browning )
  • How do you feel? I feel like a Toohey's ( Toohey's beer advertising slogan )
  • How do you like them apples?
  • How do you spell relief? ( Rolaids advertising slogan )
  • How do you spell soap? Why P-E-A-R-S, of course ( Pears' Soap advertising slogan )
  • How does it feel to be one of the beautiful people? ( Beatles song lyric )
  • How does that play in Peoria?
  • How does the wireless industry make you feel? ( Sprint PCS advertising slogan )
  • How does your garden grow?
  • How goes it?
  • How goes the battle?
  • How long is a piece of string?
  • How long, O Lord, how long?
  • How many bars do you have? ( AT&T Wireless advertising slogan )
  • How may I serve you?
  • How much can you handle ( Bubble Tape advertising slogan )
  • How now brown cow?
  • How refreshing How Heineken ( Heineken advertising slogan )
  • How sad is that?
  • How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child?
  • How sweet it is
  • How sweet it is! ( A catchphrase from The Honeymooners )
  • How tickled I am ( A catchphrase from Ken Dodd )
  • How very dare you ( A catchphrase from The Catherine Tate Show )
  • How was it for you?
  • How wrong can you be?
  • How you doin'? ( A catchphrase from Joey In Friends )
  • How's it hanging?
  • How's that again?
  • How's tricks?
  • How's your father
  • I Love How You Love Me ( Paris Sisters, 1961 song )
  • I cannot tell a lie
  • I don't have to show you any stinking badges ( The Treasure of the Sierra Madre )
  • I get no respect, I tell ya ( A catchphrase from Rodney Dangerfield In Comedy Monologue )
  • I swear to tell the truth the whole truth and nothing but the truth
  • I tell a lie
  • I was very very drunk ( A catchphrase from The Fast Show )
  • I'll level with you
  • I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here ( Reality TV show )
  • I'm a little bit wooooor, a little bit waaaaaaaaaayy, I'm a geezer! ( A catchphrase from Chris The Crafty Cockney In The Fast Show )
  • I'm going to tell on you
  • I'm smarter than the average bear! ( A catchphrase from The Yogi Bear Show )
  • If I tell you I will have to shoot you
  • If I tell you, I'll have to kill you
  • If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself ( Albert Einstein quotation )
  • If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything ( Mark Twain quotation )
  • It's how the smooth take the rough ( Range Rover advertising slogan )
  • It's not whether you win or lose, it's how you play the game
  • Keep the show on the road
  • Kiss Me Thru the Phone ( Soulja Boy Tell 'Em song )
  • Kiss and tell
  • Know how
  • Know how many beans make five
  • Let the train take the strain ( British Rail advertising slogan )
  • Let's do the show right here
  • Live to tell the tale
  • Lucy ... You got some 'splaining to do! ( A catchphrase from I Love Lucy )
  • Mary Mary quite contrary, how does your garden grow ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Mind how you go ( A catchphrase from Dixon of Dock Green )
  • Never tell tales out of school
  • Night Train ( Nickname of Dick Lane )
  • Oh, how the mighty have fallen
  • On show
  • One half of the world does not know how the other half lives
  • One-man show
  • Only time will tell
  • Peep show
  • Pray tell
  • Put across an idea
  • Road train
  • Roar, Boys, Roar, It tastes like more, What a flavor, Zippity-zow - its grand - and HOW ( Grape-Nuts Flakes Cereal advertising slogan )
  • Same Bat-time, same Bat-channel ( A catchphrase from Batman TV show )
  • Say kids, what time is it? ( A catchphrase from Howdy Doody Show )
  • See how it runs! ( Cerebos salt advertising slogan )
  • See how they run like pigs from a gun ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Set in train
  • Set the stage
  • Show a clean pair of heels
  • Show a leg
  • Show a little leg
  • Show and tell
  • Show down
  • Show me the money ( A catchphrase from Jerry Maguire )
  • Show me the spot ( Abraham Lincoln quotation )
  • Show no quarter
  • Show of hands
  • Show off
  • Show pony
  • Show some appreciation
  • Show the door
  • Show the flag
  • Show the ropes
  • Show the white feather
  • Show up
  • Show your hand
  • Show your true colours
  • Show's over folks
  • Soul train
  • Spell it out
  • Steal the show
  • Stop the show
  • Strangers On A Train ( Farley Granger / Alfred Hitchcock movie )
  • Suit you, sir ( A catchphrase from The Fast Show )
  • Take The A Train ( Duke Ellington tune )
  • Talk me through it
  • Tell Laura I Love Her ( Ricky Valance song )
  • Tell it like it is
  • Tell it to the Marines
  • Tell me about it
  • Tell me honestly
  • Tell me straight
  • Tell me the worst doctor
  • Tell someone where to get off
  • Tell tale sign
  • Tell tales out of school
  • Tell the truth and shame the Devil
  • Tell them about the honey, mummy ( Sugar Puffs advertising slogan )
  • Tell your fortune
  • The Amazing Race ( US TV show )
  • The Big Train ( Nickname of Walter Johnson )
  • The Greatest Show on Earth ( Barnum & Bailey Circus advertising slogan )
  • The Last Picture Show ( Jeff Bridges movie )
  • The Show ( Nickname of Harold Arceneaux )
  • The Show Business Capital Of The World ( Nickname of Hollywood California )
  • The Smartest Dumbbell in the History of Show Business ( Nickname of comedienne Gracie Allen )
  • The Truman Show ( Jim Carey movie )
  • The ends justify the means
  • The light at the end of the tunnel may just be a train coming the other way
  • The only show in town
  • The show must go on
  • There's No Business Like Show Business ( Judy Garland song )
  • This is the age of the train ( British Rail advertising slogan )
  • Three blind mice, see how they run ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Time will tell
  • Tonight's top ten list ( A catchphrase from David Letterman In The Late Show )
  • Train crash
  • Train of thought
  • Train whistle blowing
  • Train wreck
  • Twinkle twinkle little star, how I wonder what you are ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Ukraine Train ( Nickname of Vitaly Potapenko )
  • What I tell you three times is true
  • Which was nice ( A catchphrase from The Fast Show )
  • While you live, tell truth and shame the Devil!
  • Why don't we do the show right here?
  • Will the real ... stand up? ( A catchphrase from To Tell The Truth )
  • You Never Can Tell ( Chuck Berry song )
  • You can't tell a book by looking at its cover
  • You never can tell

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