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Sayings and their origins



allenaAllena on 10/02/2006

Sayingsandtheirorigins Photo What is the origin of a particular saying? You get the origin and have to figure out the correct phrase. For example: In the 18th century, the number one pin in bowling was painted to look like King George so that revolutionaries could vent their ang"er. This gave rise to which word or phrase? Black balled," "Full deck" or "King Pin"?
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