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    You're pulkling my leg

    what's the meaning of " You're pulling my leg " ?
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    #2

    Re: You're pulkling my leg

    Last edited by Tdol; 18-Sep-2005 at 00:59.


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    Re: You're pulkling my leg

    Quote Originally Posted by tdol

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    Re: You're pulling my leg

    From whence did this expression come?

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    Re: You're pulling my leg

    Apparently, its ogriginal meaning was to make a fool of someone, which is like tripping them.

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