by Wulffson, Don L.
Provides the stories behind the meanings of such common words and phrases as Adidas, jeep, ketchup, peeping Tom, tuxedo, and Yankees. Full description
Skin like milk, hair of silk : what are similes and metaphors?
Did you say pears?
Go fly a kite! (and other sayings we don't really mean)
You're clean as a whistle! : (and other silly sayings)
Slangalicious : where we got that crazy lingo
Many luscious lollipops : a book about adjectives
A cache of jewels : and other collective nouns
Writers express : a handbook for young writers, thinkers, and learners
In a pickle, and other funny idioms
Wulffson, Pam., Lee, Jared D. (Illustrator)
> Dictionaries, Juvenile.
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State College, PA 16801