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  • And all because the lady loves Milk Tray ( Cadbury's Milk Tray advertising slogan )
  • And for the life of me I don't know why ( A catchphrase from David Letterman )
  • Any which way
  • Beauty contest ( a political contest in which the result is infuenced by personality and image more than by policy )
  • Beauty parade ( a political contest in which the result is infuenced by personality and image more than by policy )
  • Because I could not stop for death he kindly stopped for me ( from a poem by Dickinson )
  • Because I'm worth it ( L'Oreal advertising slogan )
  • Because it's your stuff ( Iomega advertising slogan )
  • Because life's complicated enough ( Abbey National advertising slogan )
  • Because so much is riding on your tires ( Michelin advertising slogan )
  • Because the Citi never sleeps ( Citibank advertising slogan )
  • Because you were born to fly ( TAM Brazilian Airlines advertising slogan )
  • Can of corn ( A baseball expression meaning a ball which is easy to catch )
  • Court of last resort ( a legal court from which no further appeals may be made )
  • Don't know which way to look
  • Every Which Way But Loose ( Clint Eastwood movie )
  • Figure painting ( a form of painting in which the human body is the subject )
  • Going going gone ( A baseball expression by which an announcer describes a home run that is heading over the fence )
  • Good Time, Great Taste, That's Why This is My Place ( McDonald's advertising slogan )
  • How do you spell soap? Why P-E-A-R-S, of course ( Pears' Soap advertising slogan )
  • I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues ( Elton John song )
  • I coulda been a contender, instead of a bum, which is what I am ( On The Waterfront )
  • Is this a dagger which I see before me?
  • Just because you are paranoid it doesn't mean that they aren't out to get you
  • Kelloggs, because your best days start with breakfast ( Kelloggs advertising slogan )
  • Know which end is up
  • Know which side your bread is buttered
  • Landscape painting ( a form of painting in which the natural world is the subject )
  • Not the ill wind which blows no man to good ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Ours is not to wonder why, ours is just to do or die
  • Portrait painting ( a form of painting in which the human face is the subject )
  • Rubber chicken curcuit ( a speaking or fundraising event at which poor quality meat is served )
  • See which way the cat jumps
  • Shovel ready ( a building project in which all the preliminaries have been arranged )
  • Still life ( a form of painting in which inanimate objects are the subject )
  • That which does not kill us makes us stronger ( Friedrich Nietzsche quotation )
  • The empire on which the sun never sets
  • The exception which proves the rule
  • Theirs is not to wonder why, theirs is but to do or die
  • Tread softly because you tread on my dreams ( from a poem by Yeats )
  • What's in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet
  • Which bank? ( Commonwealth Bank of Australia advertising slogan )
  • Which came first the chicken or the egg?
  • Which twin has the Toni? ( Toni advertising slogan )
  • Which was nice ( A catchphrase from The Fast Show )
  • Why Don't We Do It In The Road? ( The Beatles song )
  • Why Johnny can't read
  • Why ask why? Try Bud Dry ( Budweiser Earl advertising slogan )
  • Why buy the cow when the milk is free?
  • Why did the chicken cross the road?
  • Why do only fools and horses work?
  • Why don't we do the show right here?
  • Why don't you come up sometime and see me? ( She Done Him Wrong )
  • Why don't you say what you really think?
  • Why hast thou forsaken me?
  • Why have low calories when you can have no calories ( Natrena advertising slogan )
  • Why you!
  • You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows

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