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Status: In Progress  |  Genre: Non-Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic

These are a collection of Idioms

Pharoah’s Daughter

When the mother of Moses put baby Moses in a basket in river Nile, the pharaoh’s daughter took it and adopted Moses as her own son.

Pharoah’s Daughter as an Idiom means rearing an Orphan.

There are many in this world who are Pharaoh’s daughters.

Alpha and the Omega

God spoke to John of Patmos in a vision and he said: I am the Alpha and the Omega.

Alpha and the Omega as an idiom means eternity.

It is good to spend the Alpha and the Omega with God.


Quotation is an idiom in Malayalam and it means to hire thugs to kill or mutilate someone.

Kerala is rampant with quotation gangs.

Dali’s Moustache

The painter Salvador Dali had a peculiar habit of making his mustache stand up straight by applying wax on it.

Dali’s mustache as an idiom means strange, bizarre, and unconventional behavior.

Sometimes I behave as Dali’s Moustache.


Gaza is a problematic spot in the world marked by violence and killing of the Palestinian folk.

Gaza as an idiom means a place with violence and killing.

There are many a Gaza in 

Submitted: May 13, 2021

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