Why You Say It Paperback

The Fascinating Stories Behind Over 600 Everyday Words and Phrases

by Webb B Garrison;

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Why You Say It

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Are you at the end of your rope, wouldnÂ’t it be nice if someone would throw you an olive branch at the eleventh hour instead of passing the buck?
'Why You Say It' explores the history of these and over six hundred other common and uncommon phrases in an intriguing and entertaining way. Have you ever wondered what rhubarb and angry mobs have in common, why we call them red-letter days, or what loaded for bear actually means? With delightful insight into how our language grows and changes 'Why You Say It' is intellectually stimulating and easy to read.
356 Pages.

Why You Say It by Webb B Garrison was published by Thomas Nelson in May 2010 and is our 18981st best seller. The ISBN for Why You Say It is 9781595552990.

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Page last updated 27th November 2016
Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback / softback
PublisherThomas Nelson (May 2010)
Number of Pages356
Thickness28 mm
Height211 mm
Width137 mm
Product Code2745721
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