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What is a musical cliche?

A predictable or over-used musical technique in a song. This is very genre-dependent, but the famous one is: Raising the key by one semitone at the end of the song in orde (MORE)

What is the difference between a cliche and a proverb?

a cliche is an over used saying with many different meanings while a proverb is a saying with general truth and/or advice
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What is the difference between cliched the division and clinched the playoff?

In the NFL, when a team clinches the division, this means the team will finish with the best record in the division and will make the playoffs as a 1, 2, 3 or 4 seed( dependin (MORE)

What is the origin of the cliche damned if you do and damned if you don't?

Is credited to Lorenzo Dow circa 1834. Lorenzo Dow was an American evangelist. He was 19 when he started preaching and would travel around the southern and northern parts of t (MORE)

What does reassuring cliches mean?

Reassuring cliches are often given automatically, and consist of  patterned responses, or empty, meaningless prhases that express  false assumptions.    Examples of r (MORE)

Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

What are some example sentences with cliches?

(Cliches are expressions, sometimes idioms, that are overused or hackneyed from being used so often.) Ronaldo will give Beckham a run for his money in the upcoming match. (MORE)

What are some examples of a cliche?

Cliche is an expression that has become stale from too much use.    Examples:     As light as a feather   As bright as the sun   Many hands make light (MORE)

What cliche was used in Plessy v Ferguson?

Plessy v. Ferguson, 163 US 537 (1896) The phrase "separate but equal" has become a cliché, but it wasn't at the time the Fuller Court rendered its decision. In fact, the wri (MORE)
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What is an example of a cliche in song lyrics?

Cliches from song lyrics: "Your love puts me at the top of the world." (from "Top of the World" by the Carpenters) "You are the apple of my eye." (from "You Are The Sunshine o (MORE)