Category Archives: Language

Happy as a Clam

There is an ad campaign airing now that uses several dated similes.  One of them asks the auto buyer if he is happy with the deal they are offering and he responds that he is “Happy as a clam.”  Only … Continue reading

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Shots

It is kind of interesting how one word can mean different things in different circumstances.  In a recent Facebook post I used the word “shots” while talking about pictures.  But one friend who saw it thought immediately about gunshots.  And … Continue reading

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