Asked in English Language, Word and Phrase Origins
What do they mean by the phrase Where was your favorite job?
They want to know where you felt most comfortable and determined. They really want to know where you had the most fun working at and what kind of job it was. ...
Asked in Definitions
What is the meaning of the phrase Its not what you know today but who you know?
What dose it mean It's not what you but who you know
That's no lady that's my wife. What comedian originated this phrase?
It really doesnt matter..I mean noody cares EXCEPT you!!! So that's your answer..if you want a true answer go to a different serch engine (like Google)...I mean one person cant know everything...i mean I would hate to know everything cause you would get called a NERD!!! No person can know everything but he can know everything about popular culture. Also, I really want to know the origin of the phrase as we.. ...
Asked in Acronyms & Abbreviations
What does the Iota Phi Theta phrase-acronym LIPTTDID mean?
If you really want to know, ask a member of Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc. ...
Asked in Famous Quotations, Literary Terminology
What does the quote if you know what you know and don't know you really know mean?
"If you know what you know and don't know you really know" basically means if you can accurately assess your own knowledge, then you are on the way to true understanding. The repetitive usage of the word "know" makes this a tricky phrase. Another way to say the same thing might be, "If you understand what you know and what you're clueless about, then you are on the way to enlightenment." ...
Asked in Phobias
Is there a fear of belly buttons unraveling?
If you mean is there a danger of belly button (navels) unravelling then no. If you mean is there a phobia name for it then probably. The name of a fear of belly buttons is omphalophobia. I have this phobia, but I don't know anybody else with it. ...
Asked in Teen Dating, Relationships, Dating
Why do girls say they love you when they don't really mean it?
When a girl says she loves you, and you KNOW she doesn't mean it, it is probably because she wants something from you. The phrase 'I love you' is not uncommonly used as a method of manipulation, and although stereotypically it is the guy who abuses this phrase don't think for a second that a girl is above it. ...
Asked in Astronomy, The Moon
What does the blue moon represent?
The phrase "once in a blue moon" used to mean that something was fairly rare, and we don't really know where the phrase came from. It has come to mean the second full moon in a calendar month, which isn't particularly rare; it happens, on average, every other year. ...
Asked in Literature & Language
What does the phraseyou know what i mean reply to?
The phrase "you know what I mean" is usually a nonessential, habitual phrase used to gain understanding, empathy or agreement from the listener. Frankly, its usage is a bad habit as it denotes the need for acceptance. ...
Asked in Math and Arithmetic, Calculators, Numbers
What do the buttons on a scientific calculator mean?
Different buttons mean different things. Read the f manual!
Asked in Idioms, Cliches, and Slang
What does down to mean?
It can mean many things. You can "get down to" something, which means you can settle in and get started. You can be "down to earth," which means you're sensible and practical. We really need to know the rest of the phrase in order to define it properly. ...