Monday, April 24, 2006

Cliché: clear as a bell

Meaning: pure sound or clear meaning. Idiom.
Rewrite 1: clear as a
pristine glacial lake
Rewrite 2: clear as
crisp2 alpine air
Rewrite 3: clear as the sight between towering
Rewrite 4:
clarity of a cloudless sky

Comment: I would have liked to see something more about clarity of sound or taste. Perhaps something more like “clarity of a French claret…”

More reading about clichés
What I found when I
googled “clichés”:
Clichés Gifts: “…gifts from the CartoonStock directory - the world's largest on-line collection of cartoon gifts.”

Note: By providing links to other websites I am only showing you what is out there about clichés – I am not endorsing any content or opinion expressed there.

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


Unknown said...

Wham, bam, thank you, man! I was worried that no one would visit, but my friends said 'cheer up, it's not the end of the world' and I was spurred on. I guess I was right, all good things come to those that wait.

Thanks for the link!

Booksville Bookclub said...

I know the feeling. Many bloggers share your pain. ;-)