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    Default Grape vine

    I heard it on the grape vine.
    I know what it means and how to use it but I never found a good explanation about its origin.

    Can anyone shed some light on this please?

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    Here it is... Note it is Heard it through the grapevine.

    Heard it through the grapevine

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    Default Re: Grape vine

    Thanks Curmudgeon,

    So they compared the telegraph-net with the tendrils of the grape vine what demoted the whole thing to the level of a bush telegraph.
    Makes sense.

    Here it is... Note it is Heard it through the grapevine.
    I know, dunno why I wrote "on"

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    Oh, and thanks also for the link to "The phrase finder" didn't have that one .

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    hi everyone. am excited to be at this site.hope i will enjoy learning english here

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    Welcome rukshini

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