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  • A Boy Named Sue ( Johnny Cash song )
  • A Place in the Sun ( Elizabeth Taylor movie )
  • A Suitable Boy ( Vikram Seth book )
  • A boy's best friend is his mother ( Psycho )
  • A child is an island of curiosity surrounded by a sea of question marks ( Shell advertising slogan )
  • A place in the sun ( an idealistic dream of a sunny hideaway )
  • A touch of the sun
  • After sun
  • All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way ( the opening line of Anna Karenina )
  • All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy
  • Art Of War ( Sun Tzu book )
  • Atta boy
  • Back room boy ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Be like Dad, keep mum ( WWII slogan )
  • Beanpole family
  • Beautiful Boy ( John Lennon song )
  • Bhatti boy ( slang term for a homosexual )
  • Big Daddy ( Nickname of American football Dan Wilkinson )
  • Big Daddy ( Nickname of Idi Amin )
  • Black sheep of the family ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Blue-eyed boy
  • Boy made good
  • Boy meets girl
  • Boy next door
  • Boy, is my face red ( A catchphrase from David Letterman )
  • Bricks and mortar ( Cockney rhyming slang for daughter )
  • Broth of a boy
  • Brum brum ( child's play idiom expressing the sound of a vehicle )
  • Busy old fool, unruly sun ( from a poem by John Donne )
  • Caught the sun
  • Child of God
  • Child's play
  • Clean cut boy
  • Crank That ( Soulja Boy ) ( Soulja Boy Tell 'Em song )
  • Currant bun ( Cockney rhyming slang for sun )
  • Dad's Army ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Daddy's little girl
  • Did I do that? ( A catchphrase from Family Matters )
  • Disneyland daddy
  • Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me ( Elton John song )
  • Don't panic ( A catchphrase from Dad's Army )
  • Don't put your daughter on the stage Mrs Worthington
  • Down boy
  • Dysfunctional family
  • East of the sun and west of the moon
  • Eclipse of the sun
  • Every mother's son
  • Everything under the sun
  • Evil Under The Sun ( Agatha Christie book )
  • Family fortunes
  • Family man
  • Family matters
  • Family ties
  • Family tree
  • Family values
  • Four for a boy ( Magpie nursery rhyme )
  • Get your family into Shape, without them even noticing ( St. Ivel Yogurt advertising slogan )
  • Go on my son
  • Go with child
  • Golden boy
  • Goodnight John Boy ( A catchphrase from The Waltons )
  • Happy is the bride the sun shines on
  • He's not the Messiah, he's a very naughty boy ( line from the movie Life of Brian )
  • Head of the family
  • Heavy with child
  • Hello big boy, would you like a nice time?
  • Here Comes The Sun ( The Beatles song )
  • His father's son
  • Home boy
  • How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child?
  • I Think I Love You ( The Partridge Family song )
  • I'll Be Missing You ( Puff Daddy with Faith Evans and 112 song )
  • I'll Follow The Sun ( The Beatles song )
  • In the family way
  • It is Sun what won it
  • It's a family affair
  • Keep it in the family
  • Kiss Me Thru the Phone ( Soulja Boy Tell 'Em song )
  • Leave no child behind ( Political slogan )
  • Leicester's Favourite Son ( Nickname of Gary Lineker )
  • Let not the sun go down on your wrath
  • Like father, like son
  • Little Boy Blue come blow your horn ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Love child
  • Lover boy
  • Mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the midday sun
  • Make hay while the sun shines
  • Man and boy
  • Mother's boy
  • My arse ( A catchphrase from Royle Family )
  • My mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun ( from a poem by Shakespeare )
  • My son the doctor
  • Nancy boy
  • Nash Daddy ( Nickname of Steve Nash )
  • Number one son
  • Oh Boy ( Buddy Holly song )
  • On me 'ead, son
  • On me head son ( Invitation to cross a football so that another player can head it )
  • Our survey says ( A catchphrase from Family Fortunes )
  • Player's please ( John Player & Sons advertising slogan )
  • Poster boy
  • Pretty Boy ( Nickname of David Carr )
  • Pretty Boy ( Nickname of Floyd Mayweather Jr. )
  • Pretty Boy Floyd ( Nickname of Charles Floyd )
  • Problem child
  • Runs in the family
  • Ryan's Daughter ( David Lean movie )
  • Saturday's child works hard for a living
  • Saviour sibling ( a child born in order to provide a transplant for another with a fatal disease )
  • Seasons in the Sun ( Terry Jacks song )
  • Selling the family silver
  • Send a salami to your boy in the army
  • Son of Sam ( Nickname of David Berkowitz )
  • Son of a gun
  • Son of a whore ( a bastard, or a general term of abuse )
  • Spare the rod and spoil the child
  • Spend more time with my family
  • Steptoe and Son ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Sugar daddy
  • Sun King ( The Beatles song )
  • Sun drenched
  • Sun yourself
  • Sun, sea and sand
  • Sunday's child is full of grace
  • That Silver-Haired Daddy of Mine ( Gene Autry song )
  • That's my boy
  • The All-American Boy ( Nickname of Dick Jones )
  • The Boston Strong Boy ( Nickname of John L. Sullivan )
  • The Boy David ( Nickname of English politician David Steel )
  • The Boy In The Bubble ( Paul Simon song )
  • The Boy Wonder ( Nickname of Robin )
  • The Golden Boy ( Nickname of Billy Walker )
  • The Golden Boy ( Nickname of Oscar de la Hoya )
  • The Golden Boy ( Nickname of Paul Hornung )
  • The Golden Boy ( Nickname of Tom Brady )
  • The Grocer's Daughter ( Nickname of Margaret Thatcher )
  • The House of the Rising Sun ( The Animals song )
  • The Land of The Rising Sun ( Nickname of Japan )
  • The Little Drummer Boy ( Harry Simeone Chorale song )
  • The Man Child ( Nickname of Dwight Howard )
  • The Man with the Child in His Eyes ( Kate Bush song )
  • The Royle Family ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The Sun King ( Nickname of King Louis XIV )
  • The Valley Of The Sun ( Nickname of Phoenix Arizona )
  • The bank of mum and dad
  • The boy is father to the man
  • The boy stood on the burning deck
  • The child is father of the man ( from a poem by Wordsworth )
  • The empire on which the sun never sets
  • The family jewels
  • The family silver
  • The family that prays together stays together
  • The network is the computer ( Sun Microsystems advertising slogan )
  • The shoemaker's son always goes barefoot
  • The sun is over the yardarm
  • The sun never sets on the British Empire
  • The sun shines out of his backside
  • There's nothing new under the sun
  • This Boy ( Beatles song )
  • Thursday's child has far to go
  • Today the discriminating family finds it absolutely necessary to own two or more motor cars ( Buick advertising slogan )
  • Tom Tom the pipers son stole a pig and away he ran ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Toy boy
  • Under the sun
  • Unleash the power of the sun ( Sunny Delight advertising slogan )
  • Voodoo Child ( Jimi Hendrix song )
  • War baby ( someone born during the war - especially the illegitimate child of a soldier )
  • We put the . in dot.com ( Sun Microsystems advertising slogan )
  • We're Just One Big Happy Family ( Richard Hawley song )
  • We're just one big happy family
  • Wednesday's child has far to go
  • What did you do in the war Daddy?
  • Whipping boy
  • Who are you? ( Nintendo Game Boy Advance advertising slogan )
  • Who's a pretty boy then?
  • Who's little boy are you?
  • Who's your daddy?
  • Wide boy
  • With child
  • You can choose your friends but you can't choose your family
  • You can put that where the sun doesn't shine
  • You dirty old man ( A catchphrase from Steptoe and Son )
  • You stupid boy! ( A catchphrase from Dad's Army )

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