This category contains various words, phrases, and forms of slang used throughout the time periods.
“Mixed metaphors were a common problem amongst members of the Tannen family. Biff Tannen was...Mixed metaphor
“"How's it hanging?" was an expression used in 1985, meaning "How are things going with you...How's it hanging?
“The Florence Nightingale effect, named for a famous trainer of nurses during the Crimean War...Florence Nightingale effect
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