Three years after her mother’s death, Ann Jarvis, the founder of Mother’s Day, held a memorial ceremony to honor her mother. The first observance of Mother’s Day in America was May 10, 1908. Jarvis sent 500 white carnations to all the mothers who attended the church service.
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Hello and welcome to episode 103…of… An Idiom a Day
I’m Gina Johnson and the idiom of the day …is… Birds of a feather flock together.
Life doesn’t come with a manual; it comes with a mother.
Birds of a feather flock together. … if you say birds of a feather flock together…this means people who have (a) similar character, background or the same interests will often choose to spend time together…people who are alike tend to do the same things…like likes like
If your friends are smoking, then you are smoking. You and your friends have the same interests
When I was a teenager, my mother used to tell me…
If your friends are smoking, then you are smoking. Birds of a feather flock together.
Here are a few more sentences using the idiom … Birds of a feather flock together.
I am not surprised you met a few Trekkies in the group. After all, birds of a feather flock together.
The athletes at the reunion were like birds of a feather flocking together. They sat at a table and talked sports all night.
There are a large group of teenagers at the mall tonight- I guess, birds of a feather flock together.
CAN I ASK YOU A QUESTION?
Do you know what your mother’s childhood was like?
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birds of the feather flock together
birds of a feather
informal | used in relaxed situations with family, friends or people you know