This is part of the Fill in the Dashes series of puzzles.

Example : F_ in the B_ Fill in the Blanks

Can you identify the idiom(s)/phrase(s) from english language ?

1) It t_ T_ to T_

2) O_ in a B_ M_

3) B_ a_ the b_

4) The W_ N_ Y_

5) W_ u_ the b_


3 Answers 3


Note that this is a partial answer... Completed with a little help from my friends


It takes two to tango.


Once in a blue moon.


Beat around the bush.

  1. Credits to Aggie Kidd...

The whole nine yards.

  1. Credits to Aggie Kidd..

Water under the bridge

  • $\begingroup$ 2. Once in a blue moon $\endgroup$
    – Tim
    Commented Jun 26, 2015 at 18:59
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    $\begingroup$ 5. Water under the bridge. $\endgroup$
    – Aggie Kidd
    Commented Jun 26, 2015 at 19:02
  • $\begingroup$ @CodeNewBie You all rock !!! Way to go !!! $\endgroup$
    – kanchirk
    Commented Jun 26, 2015 at 19:03
  • 1
    $\begingroup$ 4. Whole Nine Yards $\endgroup$
    – Aggie Kidd
    Commented Jun 26, 2015 at 19:05
  • 1
    $\begingroup$ @AggieKidd: Go ahead and post the two you've cracked in a separate answer. You deserve an upvote, mate! $\endgroup$
    – CodeNewbie
    Commented Jun 26, 2015 at 19:07

Following CodeNewbie's request (all credit to CodeNewbie for the full answer):

4. The Whole Nine Yards
5. Water under the bridge


3 could also be

Beauty and the beast.


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