Idiom of the day: Armchair expert Meaning: A person who knows a lot about a subject, but has little or no experience or real understanding of it. Example: - I can give you a lot of advice about driving. - But you’ve never driven in your life, you’re.
We were on pins and needles - eravamo sulle spine (sugli spilli e sugli aghi) - On pins and needles” means “worried or excited about something”. Example: We were on pins and needles until we heard that your plane had landed safely.