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Say what? 7 common expressions and their origins

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Jun 4th 2012, 10:30 AM 10,390 14

ALL OF US have regurgitated clichés and common phrases without a second thought about where they came from.

Here, we take a closer look at the origins of some old expressions still knocking about today…

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Jennifer Wade


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