Wake up and smell the coffee! Unless you are extremely wealthy, the government doesn't care what you think.
When we were taking the test, the teacher watched us like a hawk to make sure that we weren't cheating.
The government has watered down the reports on global warming to make the problem seem less severe.
I don't think I want that young doctor performing heart surgery on me. He seems a little wet behind the ears.
When all is said and done, we may not have made a lot of money, but we had a lot of fun.
In the divorce, Max lost his kids, dog, house, car, timeshare property, the whole shebang.
Mary passed the board exam with flying colors.
Jane seems sweet, but watch out. She's a wolf in sheep's clothing.
I've been working my butt off for years, but I have nothing to show for it.