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S...saddle-sore
saddlebag...sagacious
sagacity...saleable
saleroom...salvage
salvage...sandbag
sandbag...sapphire
Saracen...satirise
satirist...save someone’s life
save someone’s skin/neck/bacon...say a mouthful
say cheese...scamp
scamper...scarlet
scarlet fever...schism
schismatic...schoolmistress
schoolroom...scorcher
scorching...scoutmaster
Scoville scale...scratchings
scratchpad...scrimp
scrimshaw...scud
Scud missile...sea wall
sea water...searching
searchlight...second hand
second home...secular
secularise...see over
see reason/sense...seep away
seepage...self-aware
self-belief...self-induced
self-indulgence...sell
sell...semimetal
seminal...sensation
sensational...separator
sepia...serialise
serialize...servitude
servo...set up
set up shop...seventy
sever...sexual harassment
sexual intercourse...shake out
shake someone’s belief/confidence/faith...shanty
shanty town...shattering
shatterproof...sheeplike
sheepskin...sherwani
Shetland pony...shipbuilder
shipbuilding...shock
shock...shoot your bolt
shoot your mouth off...short circuit
short cut...shoulder
shoulder...show someone who’s boss
show trial...shriek
shrift...shut away
shut down...sick pay
sick to your stomach...sideswipe
sidetrack...signal
signal box...silk screen
silk-screen...simper
simpering...singer
Singhalese...sinuous
sinus...sitar
sitcom...skateboard
skateboard...skillet
skillful...skive off
skivvy...slake your thirst
slalom...slaughter
slaughtered...sleeper
sleeping bag...slighting
slightly...slipstream
slipway...slow burn
slow city...smack talk
smack your lips...smash
smash a record...smog
smoke...smuggler
smuggling...snarl up
snarl-up...snood
snook...snowplough
snowpocalypse...soapsuds
soapy...socialize
socialized medicine...soft copy
soft drink...soil
soil erosion...solidify
solidity...someone can’t even boil an egg
someone can’t lose...someone’s betters
someone’s biological father/mother/parent...someone’s mind is/goes blank
someone’s name is mud...something gets on top of you
something goes in one ear and out the other...songbird
songbook...sorry to bother you
sort...sound wave
sounding...southpaw
southwards...spad
SPAD...spark
spark...-speaking
speaking as someone...speck
speckle...speedway
speedy...spider’s web
spidergram...spiny
spiral...splay
spleen...spoke
spoke...sportive
sports car...spray paint
spray-on jeans...sprog
spronk...square
square...squiggle
squint...stable boy
stable door...stagy
stahp...stamp out
stamp your feet...stand up
stand up for...staple
staple...start in life
start off...state-of-the-art
statehood...stave
stay...stealth
stealth bomber...stellar
STEM...stepped-up
stepping-stone...stick up for
stick with...stimulant
stimulate...stock
stock car...stone-cold
stone-cold sober...stopclock
stopcock...stow away
stowage...strangely enough
strangely/oddly enough...streamline
street...stricken
-stricken...string together
string up...stronghold
strongly...studbook
studded...stunt
stunt man...subatomic particle
subbotnik...submersed
submersible...substantial
substantially...succulent
succumb...Sufi
sugar...sulphuric acid
sulphurous...Sun.
sunbake...sup
sup...supermarket
supermax...supply line
supply teacher...surfeit
surfer...surveille
survey...swab
swab...swear in
swear like a trooper...sweet FA/Fanny Adams
sweet nothings...swimming in/with something
swimming pool...switcheroo
switchover...symbolise
symbolism...syntax
synthesis...syzygy
Macmillan learn live love play