One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Everywhere.‘there were saloons on every corner’‘it's difficult to readjust when the past assaults you at every corner’‘young executives sprouted in every corner’
- ‘When I worked at an academic bookstore, we'd hire Reg to blanket the city with posters for our twice-annual sale - overnight, he could have a poster on every corner.’
- ‘For seven days York turns into a veritable theme park with axe-wielding bearded chaps on every corner, trying to look enigmatic because that's what they think Vikings did.’
- ‘In the 1990's, a coffee bar was launched on every corner as the country realized Seattle not only had cool grunge but also iced coffee.’
- ‘It's huge, there's a McDonald's on every corner.’
- ‘Rio has suco stands on every corner in many districts, serving fresh juice from every fruit you can imagine and a few you cannot.’
- ‘Food is inspected and health and safety executives lurk at every corner, ready to pounce if there is any chance that you are enjoying yourself.’
- ‘The work that's been carried out by the group over the past quarter of a century is in evidence in every corner.’
- ‘How wonderful is it to be in a city with a choice of cafes on every corner, where one can sit inside or outside, linger indefinitely over a coffee or a glass of wine, and order food or not as one chooses.’
- ‘I thought when I came to rainy old England, I'd fit in - but with a tanning lounge on every corner, and cheap Ibiza holidays a dime a dozen, I was sadly mistaken.’
- ‘When we deployed, there seemed to be gunmen on every corner.’
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