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Piece of cake. Definition and Origin. A task that is accomplished easily This expression originated in the royal air force in the late 1930s for easy mission. Dialogue. A What’s wrong? You look in down. B Yeah, I have an exam tomorrow. A Common! It’s a piece of cake !. Chew out.

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definition and origin
Definition and Origin
  • A task that is accomplished easily
  • This expression originated in the royal air force in the late 1930s for easy mission
dialogue
Dialogue

A What’s wrong? You look in down.

B Yeah, I have an exam tomorrow.

A Common! It’s a piece of cake!

definition and origin1
Definition and Origin
  • To scold or angrily
  • This expression began to be used during World war I and soon spread to cilivian life.
dialogue1
Dialogue

A What are you doing here?

B Why do you ask it?

A Get in your room and study!

B Mom! Don’t chew me out! I’m just taking a break.

definition and origin2
Definition and Origin
  • To be bought by many people
  • This expression is come from pancake 1675-85 in America.
dialogue2
Dialogue

A Did you get his new CD?

B Not yet. But I’m going to get it by tomorrow.

A You have to be hurry up.

It has been sold like hot cakes already.

definition and origin3
Definition and Origin
  • You are in a lot of trouble
  • A phrase is used by Canadians to indicate that the person being addressed is in deep trouble.
dialogue3
Dialogue

A Where have you been?

B I was at police office.

A What happened?

B I was stolen my wallet.

A Oh, that’s too bad. You are toast.

definition and origin4
Definition and Origin
  • When someone says something critical or negative because they are jealous
  • From the fable of Aesop :

the fox who after finding himself unable to get some grapes, he disparaged other fox as sour

definition
Definition

A I don’t think you will have fun at the party.

B You are not going to there aren’t you?

A No I’m not. That is waste of time.

B I guess that is sour grapes.