Asked in Word and Phrase Origins
By the hair on their chin?
In the story of the Three Little Pigs, the Big Bad Wolf tries to gain access to the houses, but is resisted by the cry of, "Not by the hair of my chinny chin chin!" The Big Bad Wolf then huffs, puffs and blows down two of the houses... ...
What are some example sentence of the idiom keep your chin up?
Here are some sentences for this idiom. Keep your chin up and things will get better soon. I know I should keep my chin up, but I'm really worried. "Keep your chin up," she said as he started to cry. The worse things seem, the more you need to keep your chin up. ...
Asked in Lord of the Flies
What is the significance of the chapter title Cry of the Hunters in Lord of the Flies?
In "Lord of The Flies", the chapter title "Cry of the Hunter" has several meanings. Jack and the rest of the boys are stalking Ralph with plans to murder him. He is driven to the beach where he is exposed to the hunter by the light from the blazing fire they've set. At this point, he believes he will die and starts to cry and beg for mercy. Suddenly, a naval officer appears before them, all the hunters begin to cry...
Asked in Food Science, Cooking Techniques
Will an onion still make you cry if you stick it in the freezer before cutting it?
Peel it and cut it (to the extent possible) under running water, and this will reduce the tendency to cry. ...
Asked in Johnny Cash
When did Johnny Cash begin his musical career?
He was signed to Sun Records in 1955.His first record, "Cry! Cry! Cry!" backed with "Hey Porter" was recorded with the newly formed Tennessee Two (friends Luther Perkins and Marshall Grant) and hit the charts, so Johnny Cash was born. ...
Asked in Movies
What are some really sad movies that will make you cry if you didn't cry at Titanic or A Walk to Remember or the Notebook?
Possibly Dancer in the Dark (2000) starring Bjork? I didn't cry when I watched it, but my friend did and she said she never cried at a movie before. ...