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The best thing since sliced bread

Nigel Fountain

The best thing since sliced bread

cliches : what they mean and where they came from

by Nigel Fountain

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Published by The Reader"s Digest Assoc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Usage,
  • Clichés,
  • Dictionaries,
  • English language,
  • Terms and phrases

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCliches
    StatementNigel Fountain
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1689 .F68 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25307518M
    ISBN 109781606525678, 9781606525557, 9781606525549
    LC Control Number2012016379

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“The best thing since sliced bread”?

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History[ edit ] Chillicothe Baking Company's building in Chillicothe, Missouri, where bread was first machine-sliced for sale This photograph depicts a "new electrical bread slicing machine" in use by an unnamed bakery in St.

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The Best Thing Since Sliced Bread: Cliches: What they Mean and Where they Came From

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To what extent might such a political climate have influenced the book’s author, Don Robertson, to examine everyday life during World War II? The common phrase, "the best thing since sliced bread," as a way of hyping a new product or invention may have come into use based on an advertising slogan for Wonder Bread, the first commercial.