How is it used? Another expression based on bad weather, but this one is a little more delicate. We moan about the rain, but “just like the rain” is actually a positive comment. “I`m as right as the rain!” one can proclaim with pleasure when asked if everything is fine, and it is. How is it used? “I`ve heard that elephants can fly now, but Sam often makes up stories, so I take everything he says with a pinch of salt.” How is it used? If you had told someone about their own surprise party, you would have “spilled the beans” or even “pulled the cat out of the bag.” The secret is well known. For everyday vocabulary, follow us on the Edify English Facebook page How do you use it? Cut bread must have revolutionized life in England because it has since been used as the ultimate reference for things that are great.