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#174160 - 02/29/08 12:03 PM Idiom shortage crisis!
AnnaStrophic Offline
Carpal Tunnel

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Spreading like tugboat hens!

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#174164 - 02/29/08 01:04 PM Re: Idiom shortage crisis! [Re: AnnaStrophic]
Jackie Offline

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"This is an absolute oyster carnival," said Harvard University linguistics professor

I keep forgetting about The Onion; great pic!

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#174172 - 02/29/08 09:11 PM Re: Idiom shortage crisis! [Re: AnnaStrophic]
The Pook Offline
old hand

Registered: 02/20/08
Posts: 1067
Loc: Tasmania
SAY WHAT?

Some Aussie idioms:
Aussie Idioms

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#174176 - 02/29/08 10:04 PM Re: Idiom shortage crisis! [Re: The Pook]
Zed Offline
Pooh-Bah

Registered: 08/27/02
Posts: 2154
Loc: British Columbia, Canada
Good heavens, if US'ns start importing idioms there'll be a world wide shortage.

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#174189 - 03/01/08 10:13 AM Re: Idiom shortage crisis! [Re: Zed]
AnnaStrophic Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 03/15/00
Posts: 6511
Loc: lower upstate New York
Originally Posted By: Zed
Good heavens, if US'ns start importing idioms there'll be a world wide shortage.


ROTFL!

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