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Do You Have a Broken Heart? A Heart of Stone?

Do You Have a Broken Heart? A Heart of Stone?

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People believed for a long time that the heart was the center of a person’s emotions. That is why the word heart is used in so many express...

Heart to Heart: Some Heartfelt Expressions

Heart to Heart: Some Heartfelt Expressions

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Do you wear your heart on your sleeve? | Words and Their Stories

Brrrrrrrr! Cold Enough For Ya?

Brrrrrrrr! Cold Enough For Ya?

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You'll be "out in the cold" unless you learn about being a cold fish and giving someone the cold shoulder | Words and Their Stories

Without Them, Machines Fall Apart

Without Them, Machines Fall Apart

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The importance of nuts and bolts | Words and Their Stories

When Is a Choice Not Really a Choice?

When Is a Choice Not Really a Choice?

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Getting stuck between a rock and a hard place | Words and Their Stories

Elvis, Marilyn Monroe, Trains, Cats and Dogs -- They're All On Calendars

Elvis, Marilyn Monroe, Trains, Cats and Dogs -- They're All On Calendars

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There are calendars about food, beautiful places, sports and movies and funny calendars with popular cartoon characters as well as calendars...

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

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Some of the many names of the short, fat, jolly old man with a long beard, wearing a red suit with white fur who delights children at Christ...

Are You

Are You "In the Red" This Christmas?

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Some of the many names of the short, fat, jolly old man with a long beard, wearing a red suit with white fur who delights children at Christ...

Is His Name Santa Claus, Saint Nicholas, Kris Kringle or Pelznickel? Who Cares, So Long As He Brings

Is His Name Santa Claus, Saint Nicholas, Kris Kringle or Pelznickel? Who Cares, So Long As He Brings

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Some of the many names of the short, fat, jolly old man with a long beard, wearing a red suit with white fur who delights children at Christ...

Let's Get Down to Brass Tacks!

2013-12-08 08:44:59

In other words, let's get to the bottom of this! | Words and Their Stories

Don't Let the Cat Out of the Bag!

Don't Let the Cat Out of the Bag!

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Interesting American English Expressions Using the Word "Bag" | Words and Their Stories

Your Idea Will Not Wash. And Let's Talk Turkey!

Your Idea Will Not Wash. And Let's Talk Turkey!

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The surprising origins of two often-used American English idioms | Words and Their Stories

It's Not Worth a Hill of Beans!

It's Not Worth a Hill of Beans!

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Hedging your best and making hay while the sun shines | Words and Their Stories

A Bad Taste In My Mouth

A Bad Taste In My Mouth

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Some American English expressions using the word “mouth” | Words and Their Stories

Quit Buggin' Me!

Quit Buggin' Me!

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And mind your beeswax, too! | Words and Their Stories

Hey Greenhorn!

Hey Greenhorn!

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You've got the green light to read this story about the color green | Words and Their Stories

Don't Take a Cat Nap! This Story's the Cat's Meow!

Don't Take a Cat Nap! This Story's the Cat's Meow!

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A story about fraidy-cats, scaredy-cats, copycats and fat cats | Words and Their Stories

Hey You! Quit Monkeying Around!

Hey You! Quit Monkeying Around!

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We're gonna have more fun than a barrel of monkeys! | Words and Their Stories

Are You Loaded?

Are You Loaded?

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Or are you living hand to mouth? | Words and Their Stories

Gambling -- And Losing

Gambling -- And Losing

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Going into the hole, and becoming a thief | Words and Their Stories