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    #1

    in the lime light

    Dear teachers

    Is there any logical explanation for the choice of the word LIME in the phrase to be in the lime light?...I know what it means but I wonder if there is any logical connection to anything:o)))
    Thanks a lot KP


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    Re: in the lime light

    A highly logical one: Online Etymology Dictionary

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    Re: in the lime light

    Anglika
    thank you VERY much...KP

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