A saying is any concisely written or spoken linguistic expression that is especially
memorable because of its meaning or structure. There are a number of specific
types of sayings:.
Oct 8, 2012 ... ... like "kick the bucket"? Here are 25 Common Sayings And Where They Came
From. ... Meaning: Accepting something difficult or unpleasant
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THE MEANINGS OF SOME OLD SAYINGS. By Tim Lambert ... Like many old
sayings in the English language this one come from the Bible. In Genesis Cain ...
These sayings are called "idioms" - or proverbs if they are longer. These
combinations of words have (rarely complete sentences) a "figurative meaning" ...
Oct 2, 2013 ... Meaning to reveal a secret, “letting the cat out of the bag” finds its roots in 18th-
century street fraud. Suckling pigs were often sold in bags, and a ...
Sayings definition, something said, especially a proverb or apothegm. See more.
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They used to use urine to tan animal skins, so families used to all pee in a pot &
then once a day it was taken & Sold to the tannery…….if you had to do this to ...