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  • Do you know the piano's on my foot?
  • Don't let the grass grow under your feet
  • Drag your feet
  • Every inch a gentleman
  • Everything in the garden is rosey
  • Fall on your feet
  • False jeopardy ( plot device in TV melodramas where danger is threatened only for it to be found to be a false alarm )
  • Feet of clay
  • Find your feet
  • Fleet of foot
  • Foot in mouth
  • Foot in the bucket ( A baseball expression meaning to act timidly or cowardly )
  • Foot in the door ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Foot the bill
  • Garden suburb
  • Gazelles are in the garden
  • Get back on your feet
  • Get off on the right foot
  • Get off on the wrong foot
  • Get under your feet
  • Get your feet under the table
  • Get your feet wet
  • Get your foot in the door
  • Give him an inch and he'll take a mile
  • Graveyard shift
  • Gunpowder treason and plot ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Half inch ( Cockney rhyming slang for pinch )
  • Have the ball at your feet
  • House and garden
  • How does your garden grow?
  • I Never Promised You A Rose Garden ( Lynn Anderson song )
  • I don't believe it ( A catchphrase from Victor Meldrew, One Foot In The Grave )
  • I'll go to the foot of our stairs
  • In An Octopus's Garden In The Shade ( The Beatles song )
  • Inch along
  • Inch by inch
  • Itchy feet
  • Jump in with both feet
  • Junk Yard Dog ( Nickname of Jerome Williams )
  • Keep your feet
  • Keep your feet on the ground
  • Keep your feet on the ground and keep reaching for the stars ( A catchphrase from Casey Kasem In America's Top 40 )
  • Knacker's yard
  • Lady Madonna, children at your feet ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Land on your feet
  • Lead up the garden path
  • Light on your feet
  • Lightning Feet ( Nickname of Sebastian Janikowski )
  • Lose the plot
  • Lost the plot
  • Madison Square Garden ( tourist attraction in the USA )
  • Mary Mary quite contrary, how does your garden grow ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Meaner than a junkyard dog
  • Not a patch on
  • Not in my back yard
  • Octopus's Garden ( The Beatles song )
  • On the back foot
  • On the wrong foot
  • One Foot In The Grave ( BBC comedy television series )
  • One foot in the grave
  • Out on your feet
  • Plates of meat ( Cockney rhyming slang for feet )
  • Pull the rug from under your feet
  • Purple patch
  • Put a foot wrong
  • Put in the hard yards
  • Put one foot in front of the other
  • Put your best foot forward
  • Put your feet up
  • Put your foot down
  • Put your foot in it
  • Put your foot in your mouth
  • Round and round the garden like a teddy bear ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Run off your feet
  • Set foot in
  • Shoot yourself in the foot
  • Six feet under
  • So fast your feet won't touch the ground
  • Stand on your own two feet
  • Sweep off your feet
  • Take the weight off your feet
  • The Adventure of the Devil's Foot ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The First Garden City Of The World ( Nickname of Letchworth England )
  • The Flying Squad ( Nickname of the Specialist Crime Directorate, New Scotland Yard )
  • The Garden County ( nickname of the English county of Hampshire )
  • The Garden Of Eden ( Ernest Hemingway book )
  • The Garden State ( Nickname of the US state of New Jersey )
  • The Garden of Eden
  • The Garden of England ( Nickname of the English counties of Kent and Worcestershire )
  • The Graveyard Of The Atlantic ( Nickname of Cape Hatteras North Carolina )
  • The Secret Garden ( Frances Hodgson Burnett book )
  • The boot is on the other foot
  • The patter of tiny feet
  • The plot thickens
  • The shoe's on the other foot
  • The sun is over the yardarm
  • Think on your feet
  • Two left feet
  • Vote with your feet
  • Walk someone off their feet
  • Walled garden
  • Whistling in a graveyard
  • Whole nine yards
  • Work the rabbit's foot on

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