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My grandma likes to say

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Sleeping Bear Press,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
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IL: LG - BL: 4.7 - AR Pts: 0.5
Following in the footsteps of My Momma Likes to Say comes thecharming My Grandma Likes to Say. Thousands of proverbs andidioms can be found in the English language. Derived from manydifferent sources, these expressions are a wonderful link to historyand culture, and can be an instructive tool in language education."That's a horse of a different colorMy grandma likes to say.I'm not sure what she meansBut I like it anyway.Polka dots and stripes.Yellow, orange, and blue.What color would a horse beIf it were up to YOU?Original paintings conceived from a child's point of view providea hilarious visual interpretation of those sayings oft-quoted by the'senior' members of our families.Denise Brennan-Nelson also wrote Someday Is Not a Day of theWeek, winner of an IRA Children's Choice award. Atireless promoterand enthusiastic speaker, Denise visits countless schools and educationalconferences each year, and runs a motivational speaking program throughher company Goosebumps. She lives with her family in Howell, Michigan.In addition to the "Likes to Say" books, Jane Monroe Donovan hasillustrated three other titles for Sleeping Bear Press, including the booksellerholiday favorite Winter's Gift and the recently released Black Beauty's Early Days in the Meadow. Jane lives in Pinckney, Michigan.
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subject_facet Cliches, English language -- Idioms, Figures of speech, Proverbs, English
title_display My grandma likes to say
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