Cindy was on cloud nine after her boyfriend proposed to her.
(on cloud nine means extremely happy)
（on cloud nine指非常高兴）
Cutting-edge musical styles often originated in Britain.
(cutting-edge means innovative)
Did you have a good vacation? -Not really. I was sick as a dog the whole time.
(sick as a dog means extremely ill)
（sick as a dog指病的很严重）
Don't lend her money. I trust her about as far as I can throw her.
(as far as I can throw her means only slightly)
（as far as I can throw her指仅仅轻度地）
Francesca hit it out of the park with her speech today. It was fabulous.
(hit it out of the park means succeeded brilliantly)
（hit it out of the park指极度成功的）