Tag: Idioms

10 Words You Didn’t Realize Were Named After People
Beware the Ides of March. But Why?
Why is the day after Christmas called Boxing Day?
What was the Gordian Knot?
Where did the phrase “mad as a hatter” come from?
Where did the phrase “in the limelight” come from?
Where did the expression “worth one’s salt” come from?
What does it mean to “throw down the gauntlet”?
The Birth of OK, 175 Years Ago
10 Common Sayings With Historical Origins

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