Common phrases and where they come from /

Cliches, maxims, idioms what are the origins of the countless sayings we repeat? Somebody somewhere said "fly off the handle" for the first time. In Common Phrases and Where They Come From, Myron Korach and John Mordock research the often metaphorical, often image-driven and always taken-for-granted... Full description

Main Author: Korach, Myron.
Other Authors: Mordock, John B.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Lyons Press, c2001.

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Call Number: PE1574 .K67 2001
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