-I'm going to be late for work anyway, so I think I'll go to the shop for a paper. I might as well be hanged for a sheep as a lamb.
-When the employers were out of town, the domestic helper decided to steal all the wife's jewelry since she would be hanged for a sheep as a lamb.
-Ernie decided to devote all his time cheating on the test instead of studying a little bit, since he might as well be hanged for a sheep as a lamb.
【explain】"If you are going to be punished for something, you might as well be punished for something big, as for something small."
-Alex said that he could bring his clever negotiation skills to the table if he got hired.
-In the movie Lord of the Rings, Legolas brought his archery skills to the table.
-Chad said that he could bring his French language skill to the table.
【explain】Add value to the situation when you join. It is often used when someone is joining a team, discussion, or negotiation.
-Cesar was happy to whisper to the barking dog since it was a piece of cake.
-Mr. Grylls thought teaching the children outdoor survival skills was a piece of cake.
-The daring raid on the criminal hideout was a piece of cake for the Police SWAT team.
【explain】Something easily accomplished.