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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 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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*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.
See also: both, of, world

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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enjoy oneself

To have a pleasurable or satisfactory time.
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Millions of digital images are not being enjoyed right now -- they're sitting unviewed on computer hard drives or CDs -- and we want to change that this holiday season," said Dean Finnegan, president, Pandigital.
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Thora Birch, Jacqueline Bisset, Patricia Clarkson, Ricky Gervais (``The Office''), Jude Law, Anthony Minghella, Naomi Watts, Peter Jackson, Dominic Monaghan, Uma Thurman, Scarlett Johansson, Craig Ferguson, Jonathan Rhys-Davies and Harry Shearer, along with Sarah Ferguson, the Duchess of York, nibbled on lovely biscuits, yummy scones and enjoyed a bit o' the bubbly to toast the Golden Globe nominees.
Especially in 2004, 90% of the World top 500 enterprises in China enjoyed the online recruitment.
As a steady rain beat outside, hundreds of people enjoyed a hot Christmas dinner, gifts, music and fellowship Thursday at the 10th annual Conejo Community Holiday Dinner.
Dinner on Saturday evening will be enjoyed at one of several Oregon Bounty restaurants in the Portland area.