5 episodes

Have you ever found yourself using a phrase that you knew what you meant but you didn't know what IT meant? Like "mind your p's and q's" or "it didn't quite pan out"? or have you ever be so superstitious that you didn't want to walk under a ladder, but you really had no clue why? Sayings and Superstitions is a podcast to help learn you up on the things we say and do on a daily basis, yet have no clue why.

Sayings and Superstitions Paul Workman

    • Education

Have you ever found yourself using a phrase that you knew what you meant but you didn't know what IT meant? Like "mind your p's and q's" or "it didn't quite pan out"? or have you ever be so superstitious that you didn't want to walk under a ladder, but you really had no clue why? Sayings and Superstitions is a podcast to help learn you up on the things we say and do on a daily basis, yet have no clue why.

    SS3-Grain of Salt/Penny For Your Thoughts

    SS3-Grain of Salt/Penny For Your Thoughts

    On Episode 3 of Sayings and Superstitions, we discuss the two idioms "Take it with a grain of salt" and "Penny for your thoughts?"

    • 3 min
    SS2-Sailor Superstitions Part 1

    SS2-Sailor Superstitions Part 1

    Did you know that sailors are extremely superstitious? Who wouldn't be if your were spending the majority of your time on the great and wide open sea.

    • 4 min
    SS1-Didn't Pan Out/Bury the Hatchet

    SS1-Didn't Pan Out/Bury the Hatchet

    What are the origins of the Sayings "It just didn't pan out" and "Let's Bury the Hatchet"? Tune in to find out.

    • 3 min
    Welcome to Sailor Superstitions

    Welcome to Sailor Superstitions

    Welcome to Sailor Superstions

    • 1 min
    INTRO

    INTRO

    INTRO

    • 42 sec

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