March 14, 2020
Every Tom, Dick, and Harry believes that he can become rich. If everyone were rich, no one would be.
This is an interesting expression to look at because it involves three male names that were once very popular. Thy are still common English names because chances are you have met a Tom, Dick, or Harry in your lifetime if you live in an English-speaking country.
Have you used this expression? I don’t believe I have, but I was introduced to it in my childhood.Continue reading “Famous Sayings #183 — ‘Every Tom, Dick, and Harry’”