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    Kazira

    6 years ago

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    The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree is a phrase that is typically said in connection with children who show qualities or talents that are similar to those of their parents. Example: Dan was an older man with back problems, so he hated coming home with a car full of groceries. Lifting everything inside was such a pain for him!
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    Malagor

    6 years ago

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    the apple doesn’t fall/never falls far from the ˈtree (saying, especially American English) a child usually behaves in a similar way to his or her parent(s): ‘You have an adorable daughter.’ ‘Ah, well, you know what they say.
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    Kerisar

    6 years ago

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    the apple doesn’t fall/never falls far from the ˈtree (saying, especially American English) a child usually behaves in a similar way to his or her parent(s): ‘You have an adorable daughter.’ ‘Ah, well, you know what they say. The apple doesn’t fall too far from the tree.’.
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    Zukus

    6 years ago

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    the apple doesn't fall far from the tree definition: 1. a child usually has a similar character or similar qualities to his or her parents: 2. a child. Learn more. Cambridge Dictionary +Plus.
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    Daizuru

    6 years ago

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    Jun 21,  · the apple does not fall far from the tree (idiomatic) A child grows up to be similar to its parents, both in behavior and in physical characteristics. , E. A. Freidlaender (translator), Frederika Bremer (author), The Neighbours, ch.
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    Mot

    6 years ago

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    Apples Don't Fall From The Tree Lyrics: When I was five / I put on Mama's high heel shoes / And paint my face / And dance across the living room / In .
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    Kazisida

    6 years ago

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    According to the following source the adage The apple doesn't fall far from the tree originated in AmE in the first half of the 19th century: The first recorded use in the USA was by Ralph Waldo Emerson in , one of America's best known 19th century figures.
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    Kagis

    6 years ago

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    Little Johnny was in school one day when the teacher brought around apples for snack time. "Here, Little Johnny, have an apple." "I don't freakin' want one," declared Johnny. The teacher was shocked. She called Little Johnny's mother and scheduled her .