|a lucky streak
||winning several times in succession
||Whenever I wear this ring, I have a lucky streak. I win every game!
||a poor credit rating from a major credit card company
||The bank won't approve your loan if you have a major.
|a man of few words
||a man who says little; who uses few words
||Chung is a man of few words, but when he speaks, people listen.
|a man of the cloth
||a minister, a priest, a clergyman
||Being a man of the cloth, he has studied the Bible.
|a man's home is his castle
||a man can relax and please himself in his own home
||I let Ron think he's king when he comes home from work. He believes a man's home is his castle.
|a marked man
||a person known for political beliefs or criminal acts
||When they discovered I had been a Nazi, I was a marked man.
|a matter of life and death
||(See it's a matter of life and death)
|a mental block
||a problem with learning a subject or concept
||I have a mental block when I try to do algebra. I can't think.
|a month of Sundays
||a very long time, many days
||It will take a month of Sundays to phone all the students in our school.
||a necessary experience, a required item
||If you like words, you need a dictionary. It's a must!