these idioms and colloquial phrases sometimes sound completely ludicrous out of context, but many of them have very real and amazingly explainable origins.
Many of us use colloquial phrases without knowing their exact origin. For many years, I thought I knew what the dog days of summer meant.
“In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep,
I did a lot, and I do mean a lot, of writing about idioms and colloquial phrases. I never did think of researching the origin
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