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[SOLVED] expression "caught between a rock and a hard place"

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[SOLVED] What is the origin of the phrase "pay attention"?

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[SOLVED] The conflicting origin of a “piece of cake”

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[SOLVED] Origins of the current meaning of stick-in-the-mud

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[SOLVED] When was the expression "Indian file" first used in English?

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[SOLVED] Origin of "Comparing apples and oranges"

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[SOLVED] Where does "I could eat a horse" come from?

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