Monday, January 22, 2007

Cliché: the icing on the cake

Meaning: something added to something good to make it even better
Rewrite 1: the sprinkles on the sundae
Rewrite 2: the chocolate on the strawberries
Rewrite 3: the bonus with the paid holiday
Rewrite 4: the personalized autograph in the first edition classic

Comment: It’s hard to keep it simple the more extravagant you go.

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alphabetical list of all my cliché rewrites available in the archive list at the right.

4 comments:

Freddie Sirmans said...

Just browsing the net, very interesting.

wordsworth said...

Thank you Freddie. I hope you found value in your browsing.

Supa Z said...

Love your blog.

wordsworth said...

Thank you, supa z, glad you stopped by! I'm working on more cliche rewrites.