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Popular Proverbs and Sayings II
The meaning: The weather is abominable.
The saying is generally attributed to the American humorist W. C. Fields (1880-1946). He used it several times in the movie The Fatal Glass of Beer, but denied having coined the phrase.

Mixed-up sentence exercise

Put the parts in order to form a sentence. When you think your answer is correct, click on "Check" to check your answer. If you get stuck, click on "Hint" to find out the next correct part.