Idioms with BODY PARTS
a pain in the neck
an annoying person
One of my colleagues is a real pain in the neck.
a kick in the teeth
something that is very disappointing or upsetting
The defeat was a kick in the teeth for his team.
a slap in the face
an unexpected insult
His comments are a slap in the face for the local community.
a slap on the wrist
a light punishment
The fine they gave her is just a slap on the wrist.
a slip of the tongue
something that is said by mistake
I didn’t mean to say that. It was just a slip of the tongue.