The Canine In Conversation: Dogs in Metaphor & Idiom.

A Compendium of Words and Phrases Referring to Dogs: What does it mean to compare someone or some thing to a dog? This site explores the ways in which references to dogs are used in vernacular English, especially as they reveal social dynamics in the contemporary United States.
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Dictionary of English Idioms - Actions Wins Marketing Idioms 3 of 49 If someone has ants in their pants, they are agitated or excited about something and can't keep still. Apple of your eye 9 Something or, more often, someone that is very special to you is the 'apple of your' eye.

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English-language idioms - Wikipedia This section may lack focus or may be about more than one topic. Please help improve this article, possibly by splitting the article andor by introducing a disambiguation page, or discuss this issue on the talk page.

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Idioms - Frankfurt International School Idioms. The German equivalent for idiom is Spracheigentuemlichkeit, a typically long word which translated back into English means a peculiarity or distinctiveness of language.

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Ham Radio Jargon, Abbreviations and Terminology AMATEUR RADIO GLOSSARY JARGON, ABBREVIATIONS AND TERMINOLOGY. NOTE CAUTION: This is an informal listing of Ham Jargon -- The opinions of AC6V Only.

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The Origins of Some Old Sayings - Local Histories THE MEANINGS OF SOME OLD SAYINGS. By Tim Lambert. Below is a list of old sayings and where they came from. However sometimes it is impossible to say for certain how an old saying originated.

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Origins of phrases, idioms, and expressions Origins of phrases and idioms are not always known. We have included those that we know. If you know of more, please let us know. Below on this page you see a partial listing of English idioms and expressions and American phrases beginning with letters 'J' through 'M'.

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千里之行,始於足下 - Wiktionary Chinese: ·a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step

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Politics Idioms - Idioms about Politics (Page 1. Body politic A group of people organised under a single government or authority (national or regional) is a body politic. Carpetbagger A carpetbagger is an opportunist without any scruples or ethics, or a politican who wants to represent a place they have no connection with.

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French Idioms Dictionary Language Realm a dictionary of French idioms and colloquialisms with English translations and explanations