French Idioms - Food

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1. tomber dans les - to faint, pass out

2. tondre des - to be cheap, a skinflint

3. casser du sur son dos - to spread lies about someone, talk about someone behind his/her back

4. être haut comme trois - to be small, short

5. couper la en deux - to meet halfway

6. c'est d'eau qui fait déborder la vase - it's the straw that broke the camel's back

7. pédaler dans la - to become insane, senile

8. être dans le - to be in a jam / a tight spot / a fix

9. sucrer les - to be senile, crazy

10. appuyer sur le - to drive very fast, accelerate


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