Here is a useful list of American English phrases. Also applies to Canadian English.

It may look like a light-hearted joke but these are actually good to know if you are new to North American culture or are unfamiliar with some of its social cues.

The one that irritates me the most is "Are you still working on this salad, sir?"

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@kicou qui n'a pas exactement le même sens que
- tu n'as pas bientôt fini tes salades

Mais qui est proche

@lpenou puisqu'on est dans la verdure, "Salad tossing" est également un idiome qu'on se doit de connaître (nsfw).

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Salad tossing is often considered a sign of respect,

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