The Importance Of Education In Today's Society
When you think about left pinky nose picking, the obvious image that comes to mind is of a man with a scruffy beard and a beer-belly sitting on his couch picking his nose with his left pinky finger. That would make sense but actually, how the expression originated is from an experience I had quite a few years ago. So let's go back to the beginning. About some 20 odd years ago, I was studying at a college where there were quite a few international students. As you know, when you have many students from abroad, you'll have a mix of different ethnic groups and cultures. Nothing wrong with that! There was one native expression they use to say all the time to one another. The native expression actually means something to the effect of stop messing around, a common expression the natives use to say to one another to settle down and quit fooling around. Things such as a 'bras' in french meaning 'an arm' has a totally different meaning in english. You can read the whole thing here!