Fractured Idiom

As my followers already know, I am a stickler with regard to language.

Listening to MSNBC can be entertaining as well as informative.

Heard Today!

“That nailed it on the head.”

That phrase is a combination of two idioms. One is “You nailed it,” as in a perfect move in gymnastics; the other is “You hit the nail on the head,” as in making your point precisely.

 

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About stanleygraphics

I am a veteran graphic designer who started at the time when cut and paste meant an X-acto knife and rubber cement. I use my experience to educate others. I have an intolerance for ignorance and stupidity.
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