idiomatic expressions

Unusual Origins of Common Idioms

For someone trying to learn a language, idioms are perhaps the most devilish concept imaginable. Idioms are “forms of expression natural to a language, person, or group of people intended to complicate the comprehension of everyday speech.” Just kidding! But yeah, it does sometimes. Anyway, here's a video about idioms and their unusual origins.


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