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Expressions with EYES


a sight for sore eyes = messy/unkept

“John’s bedroom is a sight for sore eyes.  He never cleans up”

the eyes are the window to the soul = you can learn about a person through their eyes.

If the eyes are the window to the soul, I had better break up with Allan! His eyes always look empty and lost.”

an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth = revenge

“I am going to make Evan pay for getting me fired. An eye for an eye an a tooth for a tooth.

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