例句：He was as cool as a cucumber when he met the gang on the street.
例句：His ridiculous speech has almost driven me nuts.
例句：She is nuts about recording the stories of society as a journalist.
例句：The manager butters the investors up for benefits at the competitive industry.
例句：After a long working day, she is still full of beans to cater her guests in the party.
A：I want a good grade on the exam, but I also want to have fun every weekend.
B：You can’t have your cake and eat it too.
例句：The teacher went bananas when she knew her students cheated in the exams.
例句：He has organised many community activities in his salad days.
A：I have tried to get to the station as soon as possible, but I still missed the train.
B：Well, that’s the way the cookie crumbles.
例句：We have prepared the best for the show but the proof is in the pudding.
例句：She is the apple of my eyes, I would try my best to protect her.
例句：The citizen takes the new policy with a pitch of salt under the unstable status quo.