That really burns my goat!

It appears this is a mash up of “gets my goat’ (annoys me) and “burns me up” (makes me mad).  Both idioms have similar meanings and are both three sentences long.  I can guarantee that no animals were hurt or killed in the course of using this malaphor.

Advertisements


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s