Contains over 15, 000 proverbs used in the United States and Canada which have British, classical, Biblical, and European origins... brotherly love, but cheese for money. brow SEE A dull-edged PLOW furrows your brow. bruise SEE If you cana#39;t make every EDGE cut, you can sure make it bruise. ... Twix de bug en de bee-martina#39;taina#39;t hard ter tell wa#39;ich gwineter git kitch. ... US1880Harris, Plantation Proverbs in Uncle Remus, His Songs and His Sayings.
|Title||:||A Dictionary of American Proverbs|
|Author||:||Wolfgang Mieder, Stewart A. Kingsbury, Kelsie B. Harder|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press on Demand - 1992|