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A Hog on Ice

A Hog on Ice

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Where did expressions like "letting the cat out of the bag" come from? In this fun collection of more than 400 curious expressions and sayings, Dr. Funk explains the meanings that we use in everyday speech without even thinking about it. He has traced them back through the years - in some cases centuries - in an effort to determine their sources, to find out what the original allusions were, or at the very least, to give us his expert opinion when facts cannot be traced.

ISBN: 9780060513290

Published Date: January 1, 2001

Publisher: Quill

Language: English

Page Count: 214

Size: 7.96" l x 5.27" w x 0.59" h