Dennis Oliver's Idioms: Y
a yes-man: someone who tries to get approval by agreeing
A: "Why does the boss think Arnold is so
B: "Because Arnold is a yes-man. He agrees with everything the
You don't say!: Really? / Is that really true?
A: "Have you heard the news? Jessica got married!"
B: "You don't say!"
You've got to be kidding!: You can't be serious! (What you
said can't be true.
What you said is very surprising/hard to believe.) "
A: "Did you know that Bob quit his job?"
B: "You've got to be kidding!"
yucky: terrible; distasteful; very unpleasant.
"Don't eat the soup at the cafeteria. It's
"Have you tried the cookies that Jonathan baked?