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Origins of sayings



allenaAllena on 10/20/2006

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Originsofsayings Photo What is the origin of a particular saying? Figure out the correct saying from the description.
For example: In the English 18th century, the husband was allowed to beat his wife but he had to be judicious about the size of stick he used (one no bigger than the circumference of his thumb. Hence we have what saying? 1)'Thumb a ride' 2) 'All thumbs' 3) 'Rule of thumb.'
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