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Slang expressions with CAT

the cat’s got your tongue = you can’t/won’t say anything

“Why don’t you apologize to your mother? Has the cat got your tongue?”

the cat’s pajamas = something great

“My new iPad 2 is the cat’s pajamas. It was expensive, but I love it.”

one cool cat = a person you respect/think is awesome

“Craig is one cool cat. He always knows about new technology before it’s launched.”

let the cat out of the bag =  ruin a surprise

“My sister let the cat out of the bag about my mother’s birthday party. She always destroys surprises!”

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