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Flashcards in American English Idioms - Dating and Romance Deck (15)
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1

In your dreams

Ewww. In your dreams! I would never date you!

2

No way

There is absolutely no way. No way. It's not possible.

3

Play hard to get

Maybe she likes you but she is just playing hard to get.

4

Going steady

They've been going steady now for three years. They are a great couple.

5

He/she is history

He's history. Now it's just you and me.

6

Get a life

For real, Franco? Get a life. Go away.

7

Drop-dead gorgeous

You. Look. Absolutely. Drop-dead gorgeous in that dress.

8

Have a thing about

He totally has a thing for her, but he's too scared to ask her on a date.

9

Pop the question

Ooooooh. When are you going to pop the question? When are you gonna marry the girl/boy?

10

Love at first sight

Franco swore that from the moment he laid eyes on her it was love at first sight.

11

Sweep someone off their feet

He came and swept me off my feet. I was in love, that's for sure.

12

Only have eyes for

Baby, you know that I've only got eyes for you. You're the only one for me, babe.

13

Pick up the tab

Don't worry, I'll pick up the tab....Yeah, waiter, check please, thanks...yes, I'm paying.

14

Go dutch

It doesn't have to be a traditional date if you don't want. We can just go as friends, go dutch even.

15

Play it by ear

Let's just play it by ear and see what happens.