- She'll be here in a shake.
- 彼女はすぐにここに来ます（◆... in two [a couple of] shakes.ともいう）
- A shaken Bliss called Haldeman, who backed up Chotiner's account, and Bliss immediately resigned.
- After losing a bitter series against the rival New York Rangers in the opening round of the 2008 NHL playoffs, Brodeur refused to shake Sean Avery's hand.
- At the end of the speech, Sir Austen Chamberlain walked down from the backbenches and shook his brother's hand.