Knowing the origins of some of your favorite idioms, and being able to share them, adds some "flavor" to your professional presentation!
Fly off the handle. Broken heart. Green-eyed monster. (Yes, that last one is Shakespeare!) Ever wonder where some of our everyday phrases originated? In this week's video, the good people at Mental Floss take us through a crash-course of the humble beginnings of some of our favorite idioms. Looking for some colorful factoids for an upcoming presentation? Look no further.
But there's no need for us to gild the lily, give it a look below!
Thanks to Mental Floss for sharing!