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#174160 - 02/29/08 05:03 PM Idiom shortage crisis!  
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Spreading like tugboat hens!

#174164 - 02/29/08 06:04 PM Re: Idiom shortage crisis! [Re: AnnaStrophic]  
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"This is an absolute oyster carnival," said Harvard University linguistics professor

I keep forgetting about The Onion; great pic!

#174172 - 03/01/08 02:11 AM Re: Idiom shortage crisis! [Re: AnnaStrophic]  
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SAY WHAT?

Some Aussie idioms:
Aussie Idioms

#174176 - 03/01/08 03:04 AM Re: Idiom shortage crisis! [Re: The Pook]  
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Good heavens, if US'ns start importing idioms there'll be a world wide shortage.

#174189 - 03/01/08 03:13 PM Re: Idiom shortage crisis! [Re: Zed]  
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Originally Posted By: Zed
Good heavens, if US'ns start importing idioms there'll be a world wide shortage.


ROTFL!


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