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best of both worlds

The most ideal or desirable attributes of two different things, situations, or circumstances. We hope that by forming a bipartisan committee we will be able form a body that represents the best of both worlds. I believe that living at college gives you the best of both worlds: a place where both study and social life can thrive.
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enjoy (oneself)

To have fun. We really enjoyed ourselves at your party last weekend—the band was great!
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enjoy a long run

In theater, to be continuously performed over a long period of time, as of a specific play. Chicago has certainly enjoyed a long run—it's one of the longest-running shows in Broadway history.
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enjoy your meal

An expression said by a server upon serving food in a restaurant. Here's the pasta for you, and the salmon for you, sir. Enjoy your meal.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

*best of both worlds

a situation wherein one can enjoy two different opportunities. (*Typically: enjoy ~; have ~; live in ~.) When Don was a fellow at the university, he had the privileges of a professor and the freedom of a student. He had the best of both worlds. Donna hated to have to choose between retirement and continuing working. She wanted to do both so she could live in the best of both worlds.
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Enjoy your meal,

an expression used by food servers after the food has been served. The waiter set the plates on the table, smiled, and said, "Enjoy your meal." Waiter: Here's your dinner. Jane: Oh, this lobster looks lovely! Tom: My steak looks just perfect. Waiter: Enjoy your meal.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

enjoy oneself

To have a pleasurable or satisfactory time.
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American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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I think all of us have found it to be a very beneficial and an enjoyable experience so far.
Bollywood actress Yami Gautam, who plays a pivotal role in the film Uri: The Surgical Strike , says the filming process was exhausting yet enjoyable.
Another key element: Show you're willing to serve, even if the work task isn't the most enjoyable thing in the world.
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It is a chain of value fashion and home stores offering a world of choice and an enjoyable shopping experience at unbeatable value." With 365 days of value, Brandzone stores launched in the beginning of 2012 are now stated to be a big hit with families that look forward to the latest in fashion and style along with a truly enjoyable shopping experience.
Regarding the extent of the viewers' enjoyment of Ramadan programmes, the survey indicated that 58% said they were enjoyable, 20% said they were very enjoyable and 22% said they did not enjoy them.
To quote Birmingham City Council: "A variety of professional, smart and enjoyable street entertainers will help to make shopping and visiting the city centre a memorable experience" Yes, my visit was memorable - so memorable I will hesitate to come back to Birmingham - the living statues were NOT professional, smart or even remotely enjoyable (one was even smoking - not giving a good impression to young children!) John Carnie Worcester
A thoroughly enjoyable romantic drama-comedy that makes the most of its savvy cast.
The company's new flavor concepts combine hot spices, such as habanero and chipotle chili peppers, with fresh, succulent fruits, such as mango and guava, in ways that are meant to allow consumers to experience different and enjoyable taste sensations within a single flavor.
When it happens, the summer weekends would be more enjoyable with quietness and without a non-enjoyable weekly chore.