One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Be remembered clearly and for a long time.‘one particular incident sticks in my mind’
- ‘Two events only from our visit stick in my memory.’
- ‘The daily 8 am meetings stick in my memory.’
- ‘The hum of the bombers is stuck in my mind.’
- ‘What sticks in my mind is a meeting about the struggles in the car industry.’
- ‘Withering criticism can stick in our minds for a long time.’
- ‘Despite the findings of official American investigations, however, the rallying cries stick in our minds.’
- ‘Nothing sticks in my mind in terms of what the correct answer is to anything.’
- ‘The photo of the gun stuck in my mind.’
- ‘The images of human beings callously slaughtered will stick in my mind for a long time.’
- ‘I see nothing improbable in such an important matter for Orion sticking in his memory.’
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