20 Common Words & Phrases And Their Interesting Origins Shown Through Posters

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Updated on 13 Oct, 2015 at 1:49 pm

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1.

Goodbye

2.

Checkmate

3.

French

4.

Chase

5.

Ps and Qs

6.

bullet

7.

Constantinople Istanbul

8.

Toast

9.

tears

10.

Turn a blind eye

11.

Gift horse

12.

theater

13.

no cigar

14.

Goat turds

15.

butter up

16.

ice

17.

cat tongue

18.

red

19.

cold shoulder

20.

 Hair down



 

Word credits – tickld and grammarly.


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