Have you seen this fun description of all the phrases that we owe to Shakespeare’s plays?


“Knock knock! Who’s there?”

“Set your teeth on edge”

“Heart of gold”

“Good riddance”

“Fight fire with fire”

“Seen better days”

“Too much of a good thing”

“Wear your heart on your sleeve”

“Laughing stock”

“For goodness’ sake”

“Vanish into thin air”

“Be all/end all”

“Dead as a doornail”

“In a pickle”

“The world is my oyster”

“Wild goose chase”

“Break the ice”

“Love is blind”

“A sorry sight”

“A piece of work”

“Heart of hearts”