idioms food drink 8 I can’t stand that old chestnut, I heard that a hundred times. He was as nice as pie, as if nothing had happened.
She met a stud-muffin in the gym. I got a sweet deal on this shirt. It was 75% off!
You can also add more honey if you have a sweet tooth. Don’t worry about Lucy, she is a tough cookie indeed.
a tough nut (a very difficult task): Our final exam was in fact a tough nut.
This criminal is a tough nut; he hasn’t said a thing since we began the interrogation.