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  • A horse, a horse, my kingdom for a horse
  • A nation of shopkeepers ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • A prophet is not recognized in his own land
  • Affluent society
  • All the lonely people, where do they all come from? ( Beatles song lyric )
  • America's Dairyland ( Nickname of the US state of Wisconsin )
  • An everyday story of country folk ( A catchphrase from The Archers )
  • Ancient Chinese secret ( Calgon advertising slogan )
  • As many chins as a Chinese phone book
  • Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country
  • Banana republic
  • Big Country ( Nickname of basketball player Bryant Reeves )
  • Boat race ( Cockney rhyming slang for face )
  • Cafe society
  • Chinese burn
  • Chinese fire drill
  • Chinese homer
  • Chinese whispers ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Chopsticks are one of the reasons the Chinese never invented custard ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Cloud cuckoo land ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Coin of the realm
  • Colorful Colorado ( Nickname of the US state of Colorado )
  • Come home to Birds Eye Country ( Birds Eye Frozen Foods advertising slogan )
  • Come to Marlboro Country ( Marlboro Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Computers help people help people ( IBM advertising slogan )
  • Connecting people ( Nokia advertising slogan )
  • Country Pie ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Country cousin
  • Country gentleman
  • Country house hotel ( an upmarket hotel located in a revamped rural mansion )
  • Country pursuits
  • Country rock
  • Country sports
  • Cry the beloved country
  • Dark And Bloody Ground ( Nickname of the US state of Kentucky )
  • Don't you people have homes to go to?
  • Egg and spoon race
  • Empire State Building
  • Empire State of Mind ( Jay-Z with Alicia Keys song )
  • Far better for being near to you ( The Chesham Building Society advertising slogan )
  • Fcuk advertising ( French Connection United Kingdom advertising slogan )
  • First World ( the indutrialised affluent and wealthy nations )
  • Forward with the People ( Daily Mirror advertising slogan )
  • From the Land of Sky-Blue Waters ( Hamm's Beer advertising slogan )
  • Games people play
  • Genius bonus ( a joke or theme added to a programme aimed at well informed people )
  • Girl From The North Country ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Go to the country
  • God's chosen country
  • God's own country ( Kerala, India advertising slogan )
  • Great Land ( Nickname of the US state of Alaska )
  • He's a real nowhere man sitting in his nowhere land ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Heart of Dixie ( Nickname of the US state of Alabama )
  • Hell is other people ( Jean-Paul Sartre quotation )
  • High occupancy vehicle lane ( a traffic lane reserved for vehicles carrying several people )
  • Hold a mirror up to society
  • How To Win Friends And Influence People ( Dale Carnegie book )
  • How does it feel to be one of the beautiful people? ( Beatles song lyric )
  • I see dead people ( The Sixth Sense )
  • I'm good enough, I'm smart enough, and doggone it, people like me! ( A catchphrase from Stuart Smiley In Saturday Night Live )
  • If enough people would stop smoking and start drinking, we could get out of ashtrays and into vermouth ( Cinzano advertising slogan )
  • If you keep late hours for Society's sake, Bromo-Seltzer will cure that headache ( Bromo-Seltzer advertising slogan )
  • In a state of undress
  • In the kingdom of the blind the one eyed man is king
  • In the land of Nod
  • In the land of the living
  • Investments with Abbey endings ( Abbey National Building Society advertising slogan )
  • It Takes People Like You To Make People Like Me ( Buck Owens song )
  • It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God
  • It's a free country
  • It's all about you ( People Telecom advertising slogan )
  • Join the Pepsi People ( Pepsi 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
  • Lend a hand on the land ( WWII slogan )
  • Lie in state
  • Like a good neighbor ( State Farm )
  • Like a good neighbor, State Farm is there ( State Farm Insurance advertising slogan )
  • Little Rhody ( Nickname of the US state of Rhode Island )
  • Living off the fat of the land
  • Married state
  • Mother country
  • My country right or wrong
  • Nanny state
  • Never never land
  • No man's land
  • Not a lot of people know that ( A catchphrase from Michael Caine )
  • Of the people, for the people, by the people
  • Parlous state
  • Pay your debt to society
  • People carrier ( a car with several passenger seats )
  • People in here are trying to sleep
  • People mover ( a car with several passenger seats )
  • People of colour
  • People person
  • People power
  • People smuggler ( someone involved in smuggling immigrants between countries, often illegally )
  • People watching
  • People who like people like Dial ( Dial Soap advertising slogan )
  • People who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones
  • People's republic ( a communist state )
  • Piss like a race horse
  • Places to go, people to see, things to do
  • Play it again, Sam ( New York State Lottery advertising slogan )
  • Play the race card
  • Pleasing people the world over ( Holiday Inn advertising slogan )
  • Police state
  • Polite society
  • Power to the people
  • Pumped Up Kicks ( Foster the People song )
  • 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
  • Real food for real people ( The beef industry advertising slogan )
  • Sack race
  • Sad state of affairs
  • Scent to bed ( French Connection United Kingdom advertising slogan )
  • Something is rotten in the state of Denmark
  • State of Independence ( Saab advertising slogan )
  • State of mind
  • State of the art
  • The Amazing Race ( US TV show )
  • The Apache State ( Nickname of the US state of Arizona )
  • The Artesian State ( Nickname of the US state of South Dakota )
  • The Auto State ( Nickname of the US state of Michigan )
  • The Aztec State ( Nickname of the US state of Arizona )
  • The Badger State ( Nickname of the US state of Wisconsin )
  • The Battle-Born State ( Nickname of the US state of Nevada )
  • The Bay State ( Nickname of the US state of Massachusetts )
  • The Bayou State ( Nickname of the US state of Mississippi )
  • The Bear State ( Nickname of the US state of Arkansas )
  • The Beaver State ( Nickname of the US state of Oregon )
  • The Beef State ( Nickname of the US state of Nebraska )
  • The Beehive State ( Nickname of the US state of Utah )
  • The Big Bend State ( Nickname of the US state of Tennessee )
  • The Birth of a Nation ( D W Griffith / Lillian Gish movie )
  • The Blizzards State ( Nickname of the US state of South Dakota )
  • The Blue End State ( Nickname of the US state of Delaware )
  • The Bluegrass State ( Nickname of the US state of Kentucky )
  • The Bread-And-Butter State ( Nickname of the US state of Minnesota )
  • The Buckeye State ( Nickname of the US state of Ohio )
  • The Bullion State ( Nickname of the US state of Missouri )
  • The Buzzard State ( Nickname of the US state of Georgia )
  • The Camellia State ( Nickname of the US state of Alabama )
  • The Centennial State ( Nickname of the US state of Colorado )
  • The Chinook State ( Nickname of the US state of Washington )
  • The Cockade State ( Nickname of the US state of Maryland )
  • The Constitution State ( Nickname of the US state of Connecticut )
  • The Copper State ( Nickname of the US state of Arizona )
  • The Corn State ( Nickname of the US state of Iowa )
  • The Cornhusker State ( Nickname of the US state of Nebraska )
  • The Cotton State ( Nickname of the US state of Alabama )
  • The Cowboy State ( Nickname of the US state of Wyoming )
  • The Coyote State ( Nickname of the US state of South Dakota )
  • The Cracker State ( Nickname of the US state of Georgia )
  • The Creole State ( Nickname of the US state of Louisiana )
  • The Diamond State ( Nickname of the US state of Delaware )
  • The Empire State ( Nickname of the US state of New York )
  • The Empire State ( Nickname of the US state of South Georgia )
  • The Empire State Building ( tourist attraction in New York USA )
  • The Equality State ( Nickname of the US state of Wyoming )
  • The Everglade State ( Nickname of the US state of Florida )
  • The Evergreen State ( Nickname of the US state of Washington )
  • The First State ( Nickname of the US state of Delaware )
  • The Flickertail State ( Nickname of the US state of North Dakota )
  • The Foreigner State ( Nickname of the US state of New Jersey )
  • The Free State ( Nickname of the US state of Maryland )
  • The Gamecock State ( Nickname of the US state of South Carolina )
  • The Garden State ( Nickname of the US state of New Jersey )
  • The Gem State ( Nickname of the US state of Idaho )
  • The Golden State ( Nickname of the US state of California )
  • The Goober State ( Nickname of the US state of Georgia )
  • The Gopher State ( Nickname of the US state of Minnesota )
  • The Grand Canyon State ( Nickname of the US state of Arizona )
  • The Granite State ( Nickname of the US state of New Hampshire )
  • The Great Lake State ( Nickname of the US state of Michigan )
  • The Green Mountain State ( Nickname of the US state of Vermont )
  • The Guinea Pig State ( Nickname of the US state of Arkansas )
  • The Hawkeye State ( Nickname of the US state of Iowa )
  • The Heart Of Europe ( Nickname of Prague Czech Republic )
  • The Hog And Hominy State ( Nickname of the US state of Tennessee )
  • The Hoozier State ( Nickname of the US state of Indiana )
  • The Hot Water State ( Nickname of the US state of Arkansas )
  • The Iodine State ( Nickname of the US state of South Carolina )
  • The Jayhawker State ( Nickname of the US state of Kansas )
  • The Jumbo State ( Nickname of the US state of Texas )
  • The Keystone State ( Nickname of the US state of Pennsylvania )
  • The Kingdom Of Potatoes ( Nickname of Poznan Poland )
  • The Land of The Rising Sun ( Nickname of Japan )
  • The Last Frontier ( Nickname of the US state of Alaska )
  • The Lone Star State ( Nickname of the US state of Texas )
  • The Magnolia State ( Nickname of the US state of Mississippi )
  • The Master Race
  • The People's Champ ( Nickname of Freddie Mitchell )
  • The People's Cherce ( Nickname of Dixie Walker )
  • The People's Princess ( Nickname of Diana Princess of Wales )
  • The People's Republic Of Berkeley ( Nickname of Berkeley California )
  • The People's Republic Of Cambridge ( Nickname of Cambridge Massachusetts )
  • The People's Republic of South Yorkshire ( Nickname of Sheffield England )
  • The Rome Of The North ( Nickname of Prague Czech Republic )
  • The Socialist Republic Of South Yorkshire ( Nickname of Sheffield England )
  • The Steel Heart Of The Republic ( Nickname of Ostrava Czech Republic )
  • The Waste Land
  • The animal kingdom
  • The human race
  • The keys to the kingdom
  • 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 length and breadth of the land
  • The lie of the land
  • The little people
  • The old country
  • The past is a foreign country: they do things differently there ( the opening line of The Go-Between )
  • The people's choice ( a person or thing chosen by public acclamation )
  • The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong ( quotation from the Bible - Ecclesiastes
  • The station of the nation ( Radio Caroline advertising slogan )
  • This Hard Land ( Bruce Springsteen song )
  • This Land Is Your Land ( Woody Guthrie song )
  • This line of country
  • Thus far into the bowels of the land
  • To call you stupid would be an insult to stupid people! ( line from the movie A Fish Called Wanda )
  • To kingdom come
  • To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all ( Oscar Wilde quotation )
  • Top people take the Times ( The Times advertising slogan )
  • Two and eight ( Cockney rhyming slang for state )
  • Victory won't wait for the nation that's late ( Big Ben Clocks advertising slogan )
  • We make things that bring people closer ( Western Electrics advertising slogan )
  • We the people
  • We're with the Woolwich ( Woolwich Building Society advertising slogan )
  • When E F Hutton talks, people listen ( EF Hutton advertising slogan )
  • Where rocking horse people eat marshmallow pies ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Wherever particular people congregate ( Pall Mall Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Who are the people in your neighborhood?
  • Win friends and influence people
  • With you, all the way ( State Bank of India advertising slogan )
  • Y.M.C.A. ( Village People song )
  • You are now free to move about the country ( Southwest Airlines advertising slogan )
  • You meet the nicest people on a Honda ( Honda advertising slogan )
  • You'll never put a better bit of butter on your knife ( Country Life butter advertising slogan )
  • You're Wendy's kind of people ( Wendy Burgers advertising slogan )
  • You, of all people ( exclamation when meeting someone unexpectedly )
  • Your country needs you

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