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Barking Up The Wrong Tree

Barking Up The Wrong Tree - wrong choice; talking to the wrong person

  • Mary asked me for money. She is barking up the wrong tree.
  • I do not know what happened to the money. You are barking up the wrong tree.
  • The police were barking up the wrong tree, when asked questions about the crime.
  • The lady next door asked me about the mess outside. I told her, that she was barking up the wrong tree.
  • If you want me to cook you dinner. You are barking up the wrong tree.
  • If you want Dave to fix your computer, than you are barking up the wrong tree.

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Bad-Mouth

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Bed Of Roses

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Barking Up The Wrong Tree

Board To Death

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Blow Up (Someone) Phone

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Burn Bridges

By The Skin Of Your Teeth

Back To Square One

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Busy As A Bee

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