Originally Posted by CharlieD
Did I screwed up the idiom again? I do that every so often.
I like to do this on purpose to see if people are paying attention. Like this.
This place runs like an oily machine.
This place works like swiss cheese.
Six of one, 3/4 dozen of another.
I used to say the last one all the time, and in several years time, only one or two people caught it. So I figured what was the point. It's somewhat depressing to learn how little people are actually paying attention to what you say