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Now the VOA special English program words and their stories. Every people has his own way of saying things his own special expressions. These are the living speech of people and story can be told about each of them. The white swan with its long graceful neck is among the most beautiful of birds. The swan is mostly silent through its life it flutes quietly on the water unable to sing sweet songs like most other birds. In ancient times however people believed that the swan was given a special gift of song at the end of its life. They believed a swam sings a most beautiful song just before it dies. The ancient great philosopher Socrates talked of this 2,300years ago. Socrates explained that the swan was singing because it was happy. The bird was happy because it was going to serve the Greek god Apollo. Swans were holy to Apollo the god of poetry and song. The story of swam`s last song found place in the works of other writers including the early English writers Chaucer and Shakespeare. And the expression swan song has long been a part of the English language. At first swan song meant the last work of a poet musician or writer. Now it means the final effort of any person.. Someone `s swan song usually is also considered that person `s final work.. A political expression was the similar meaning is the last heritage. The expression may be used to describe a politician`s last campaign. His final attempt to win the cheers and votes of the people. The last hurrah also can mean the acts of a politician before his term in office ends. Writer Edwin O`corner made the expression popular in 1956. He wrote a book about the final years in the political life of a longtime mayor of Boston Massachusetts. He called his book the last hurrah. Some language experts say the expression came from a name given to noisy supporters of Andrew Jackson America `s 7 president. They cheered hurrahso loudly for Andy Jackson during his presidential campaign that they became known as the hurrah boys. Jackson `s hurrah boys also played a part in the election to choose the next president. Jackson `s choice was his vice president MWB a newspaper of the time reported wm was elected president in his words By the hurrah boys and those who knew just enough to shot hurrah for Jackson. So really heard the last hurrah in a campaign of another candidate the man who WERE replace of him in the White House
This VOA special English program words and their stories was written by Mariline Chritiano Morris Joyce was its narrator I `m Shirley Geffen.
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Now the VOA Special English program Words and their Stories.


Every people has its own way of saying things. Its own special expressions. These are the living speech of people and story can be told about each of them.

The white swan with its long graceful neck is among the most beautiful of birds. The swan is mostly silent through its life it flows quietly on the water unable to sing sweet songs like most other birds.

In ancient times however people believed that the swan was given a special gift of song at the end of its life. They believed a swan sings a most beautiful song just before it dies. The ancient great Philosopher Socrates talked of this 2,300 years ago. Socrates explained that the swan was singing because it was happy. The bird was happy because it was going to serve the Greek God Apollo. Swans were holy to Apollo the God of poetry and song. The story of the swan's last song found place in the works of other writers including the early English writers Chaucer and Shakespeare.

And the expression swan song has long been a part of the English language. At first swan song meant the last work of a poet, musician or writer. Now it means the final effort of any person. Someone `s swan song usually is also considered that person `s final work.. A political expression was the similar meaning is the last holler. The expression may be used to describe a politician`s last campaign. His final attempt to win the cheers and votes of the people. The last holler also can mean the last acts of a politician before his term in office ends.

Writer Edwin O`corner made the expression popular in 1956. He wrote a book about the final years in the political life of a longtime mayor of Boston Massachusetts. He called his book the last holler. Some language experts say the expression came from a name given to noisy supporters of Andrew Jackson America `s 7th president. They cheered holler so loudly for Andy Jackson during his presidential campaign that they became known as the holler boys. Jackson `s holler boys also played a part in the election to choose the next president. Jackson `s choice was his Vice President MWB. a newspaper of the Time reported wm was elected president in his words By the holler boys and those who knew just enough to shot holler for Jackson. So President Jackson really heard his last hollers in the campaign of another candidate the man who were replaced \ him in the White House.

This VOA Special English program Words and their Stories was written by Mariline Chritiano. Morris Joyce was its narrator I `m Shirley Geffen.

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Now, the VOA Special English Words and Their Stories

Every people has its own way of saying things. Its own special expressions. These are the living speech of people, and story can be told about each of them. The white swan with a long graceful neck is among the most beautiful of birds. The swan is mostly silent through its life, if flows quietly on the water, unable to sing sweet songs, like most other birds.

In ancient times, however, people believed that the swan was given a special gift of song at the end of its life. They believed a swan sings a most beautiful song, just before it dies. The ancient great philosopher Socrates talked of this 2,300 years ago. Socrates explained that the swan was singing because it was happy. The bird was happy because it was going to serve the great god Apollo. Swans were holy to Apollo, the god poetry and song. The story of the swan’s last song found place in the works of other writers, including the early English writers Chaucer and Shakespeare.

And the expression swan song has long being a part of the English language. At first, swan song meant the last work of a poet, musician or writer, now it means the final effort of any person. Someone’s swan song usually has also considered that person’s finalist work. A political expression with the similar meaning is the last holler. The expression maybe used to describe a politician last campaign. It’s final attempt to win the cheers and votes of the people. The last holler also can mean the last acts of politician before his term in office*. Writer A*O* mad the expression popular in 1956, he wrote a book about the final years in the political life of a onetime mail of Boston M*, he called his book the last holler.

Some language experts said the expression came from a name given to noesy supporters of Andrew Jackson, American’s seventh president. They cheered holler so loudly for a Jackson during his presidential campaign that they became long as the holler boys. Jackson’s holler boys also played a part in the election to choose the next president. Jackson’s choice was his vise president Martin Van Buren, a newspaper of the Time reported that Van Buren was elected president, in his words, by the holler boys, and those who knew just enough to shout holler for Jackson. So president Jackson really heard his last holler in the campaign of another candidate, the man who was replace him in the White House.

This VOA Special English Program Words and Their Stories, was written by Mario Christiano, Morries Joyce was the narrator, I’m Shirley Geffen,
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Now the VOA Special English program Words and their Stories.

Every people has its own way of saying things. Its own special expressions. These are the living speech of people and story can be told about each of them.

The white swan with its long graceful neck is among the most beautiful of birds. The swan is mostly silent through its life.It flows quietly on the water unable to sing sweet songs like most other birds.

In ancient times however people believed that the swan was given a special gift of song at the end of its life. They believed a swan sings a most beautiful song just before it dies. The ancient great Philosopher Socrates talked of this 2,300 years ago. Socrates explained that the swan was singing because it was happy. The bird was happy because it was going to serve the Greek God Apollo. Swans were holy to Apollo,the God of poetry and song. The story of the swan's last song found a place in the works of other writers including the early English writers Chaucer and Shakespeare.

And the expression swan song has long been a part of the English language. At first swan song meant the last work of a poet, musician or writer. Now it means the final effort of any person. Someone's swan song usually is also considered that person's finest work.A political expression was the similar meaning is the last holler. The expression may be used to describe a politicia's last campaign. His final attempt to win the cheers and votes of the people. The last holler also can mean the last acts of a politician before his term in office ends.

Writer Edwin O'Corner made the expression popular in 1956. He wrote a book about the final years in the political life of a longtime mayor of Boston Massachusetts. He called his book the last holler. Some language experts say the expression came from a name given to noisy supporters of Andrew Jackson,America's 7th president. They cheered holler so loudly for Andy Jackson during his presidential campaign that they became known as the holler boys. Jackson's holler boys also played a part in the election to choose the next president. Jackson's choice was his Vice President MWB..A newspaper of the Time reported wm was elected president in his words by the holler boys and those who knew just enough to shot holler for Jackson. So President Jackson really heard his last hollers in the campaign of another candidate the man who were replaced him in the White House.

This VOA Special English program Words and their Stories was written by Mariline Chritiano. Morris Joyce was its narrator.I'm Shirley Geffen. smile.gif smile.gif cool.gif
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Now the VOA Special English program Words and their Stories.
Every people has its own way of saying things. Its own special expressions. These are the living speech of people and story can be told about each of them.

The white swan with its long graceful neck is among the most beautiful of birds. The swan is mostly silent through its life it flows quietly on the water unable to sing sweet songs like most other birds.

In ancient times however people believed that the swan was given a special gift of song at the end of its life. They believed a swan sings a most beautiful song just before it dies. The ancient great Philosopher Socrates talked of this 2,300 years ago. Socrates explained that the swan was singing because it was happy. The bird was happy because it was going to serve the Greek God Apollo. Swans were holy to Apollo the God of poetry and song. The story of the swan's last song found place in the works of other writers including the early English writers Chaucer and Shakespeare.

And the expression swan song has long been a part of the English language. At first swan song meant the last work of a poet, musician or writer. Now it means the final effort of any person. Someone `s swan song usually is also considered that person `s final work.. A political expression was the similar meaning is the last harangue. The expression may be used to describe a politician`s last campaign. His final attempt to win the cheers and votes of the people. The last haranguealso can mean the last acts of a politician before his term in office ends.

Writer Edwin O`corner made the expression popular in 1956. He wrote a book about the final years in the political life of a longtime mayor of Boston Massachusetts. He called his book the last harangue. Some language experts say the expression came from a name given to noisy supporters of Andrew Jackson America `s 7th president. They cheered harangue so loudly for Andy Jackson during his presidential campaign that they became known as the harangue boys. Jackson `s harangueboys also played a part in the election to choose the next president. Jackson `s choice was his Vice President MWB. a newspaper of the Time reported wm was elected president in his words By the harangue boys and those who knew just enough to shot harangue for Jackson. So President Jackson really heard his last harangues in the campaign of another candidate the man who were replaced \ him in the White House.

This VOA Special English program Words and their Stories was written by Mariline Chritiano. Morris Joyce was its narrator I `m Shirley Geffen.
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Now the VOA special English program words and their stories.

Every people has its own way of saying things, its own special expressions. These are the leaving speech of people. And the story can be told about each of them.

The white swan one with its long graceful neck is among the most beautiful of birds. The swan is mostly silent thought its life. It floats quietly on the water, unable to sing sweet songs like most other birds. In ancient time, however, people believed that the swan was given a special gift of song at end of its life. They believed a swan sings a most beautiful song just before it dies.

The ancient Greek philosopher Socratics talked of this, two thousand three hundred years ago. S. explained that the swan was singing because it was happy. The bird was happy because it was going to serve the Greek god Apollo. Swans were holy to Apollo, the god of poverty and song.

The story of the swan's last song found a place in the works of other writers, including the early English writers .. and Shakespeare. And the expression swan song has long been a part of the English language. At first, swan song meant the last work of a poet, musician or writer. Now it means the finally effort of any person. Someone's swan song usually is also considered that person's final's work.

A political expression with the similar meaning is the last holler. The expression may be used to describe a politician’s last camping. He's final attempt to win the cheers and votes of the people. The last holler also can mean the last acts of a politician, before his term in office ends.

Writer E.O. made the expression popular in 1956. He wrote a book about the final years in the political life of a long time mayor of Boston M... He called this book 'The last holler'. Some language experts say the expression came form a name given to noisy supporters of A.J., America's seventh president. They cheered holler so loudly for A.J. during his presidential champion that they became known as the holler boys.

J.'s holler boys also played a part in the election to choose the next president. J.'s choice was his vice president M.V.B. A newspaper of the Time reported that V.B. was elected president in its words by the holler boys and those who knew just enough to shot holler for J. So president J. really heard his last holler in the champion of another candidate, the man who would replace him in the white house.

This VOA special English program words and their stories was written by M.C. ... I'm S.G.
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Now the VOA Special English program Words and Their Stories.

Every people has its own way of saying things, its own specially expressions. These are the living speech of people, and the story can be told about each of them.

The white swan with its long, graceful neck is among the most beautiful of birds. The swan is mostly silent through its life. it flows quitely on the water, unable to singing sweet songs like most other birds. In ancient time, however, people believed that the swan was given a special gifted song at the end of its life. They believed a swan sings a most beautiful song just before it dies.

The ancient greek philosopher Socrates talked of this 2300 years ago. Socrates explained that the swan was singing because it was happy. The bird was happy because it was going to serve the Greek god Apollo. Swans were ? to Apollo, the god of poetry and song. The story of the swan's last song found the place in the works of other writers, including the early English writers ? and Shakespeare. And the expression 'swan song' has long been a part of the english language.

At first, swan song meant the last work of a poet, musician or writer. Now, it means the final effort of any person. Someone's swan song usually is also considered that person's fina? work.

A political expression with the similar meaning is the last holler. The expression may be used to describe a politician's last campaign. His final attempt to win the cheers and votes of the people. The last holler also can mean the last act of a politician before his term in office ends.

Writer E.O made the expression popular in 1954. He wrote a book about the final years in a political life of a longtime mayor of Boston, Massachusetts. He called his book 'The Last Holler'. Some language experts say the expression came from a name given to noisy supporters of A.Jackson, America's 7th president. They cheer, holler so loudly for A.Jackson during his presidential campaign that they became on as the holler boys. Jackson's holler boys also play a part in the election to choose the next president. Jackson' choice was his vice president M.V.B. A newspaper of the TIME reported that V.B was elected president in his words by the holler boys and those who knew just enough to shout holler for Jackson. So president Jackson really heard his last hollers in the campaign of another candidate. The man who was replaced him in the White House.

This VOA Special English program Words and Their Stories was written by M.C. M.J was its narrator. I `m S.G.

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Now, the VOA Special English program Words and Their Stories.

Every people has its own way of saying things, its own special expressions. These are the living speech of a people and a story can be told about each of them.

The white swan with its long graceful neck is among the most beautiful of birds. The swan is mostly silent through its life. It floats quietly on the water, unable to sing sweet songs like most other birds.

In ancient times, however, people believed that the swan was given a special gift of song at the end of its life. They believed a swan sings a most beautiful song just before it dies. The ancient Greek philosopher Socrates talked of this 2,300 years ago. Socrates explained that the swan was singing because it was happy. The bird was happy because it was going to serve the Greek God Apollo. Swans were holy to Apollo - the God of poetry and song. The story of the swan's last song found place in the works of other writers including the early English writers Chaucer and Shakespeare.

And the expression "swan song" has long been a part of the English language. At first, swan song meant the last work of a poet, musician or writer. Now it means the final effort of any person. Someone's swan song usually is also considered that person's finest work. A political expression with the similar meaning is the "last hurrah". The expression may be used to describe a politician's last campaign. His final attempt to win the cheers and votes of the people. The last hurrah also can mean the last acts of a politician before his term in office ends.

Writer Edwin O`corner made the expression popular in 1956. He wrote a book about the final years in the political life of a longtime mayor of Boston, Massachusetts. He called his book the Last Hurrah. Some language experts say the expression came from a name given to noisy supporters of Andrew Jackson - America's 7th president. They cheered hurrah so loudly for Andy Jackson during his presidential campaign that they became known as the hurrah boys. Jackson's hurrah boys also played a part in the election to choose the next president. Jackson's choice was his Vice President Martin Van Buren. Anewspaper of the time reported that Van Buren was elected president, in his words, by the hurrah boys and those who knew just enough to shot hurrah for Jackson. So President Jackson really heard his last hurrahs in the campaign of another candidate, the man who would replaced him in the White House.

This VOA Special English program Words and Their Stories was written by Marilyn Christiano. Maurice Joyce Joyce was the narrator. I'm Shirley Griffith.
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Now the VOA Special English program Words and Their Stories.

Every people has its own way of saying things,its own special expressions.
These are the living speechs of people.
And a story can be told about each of them.

The white swan with its long,graceful neck is among the most beautiful birds.
The swan is mostly silent through its life.
They float quietly on the water,and able to sing weet songs like most other birds.

In ancient times however,people believe that the swan was giving a special gift of song at the end of its life.
They believed a swan sings a most beautiful song,just if all dies.
The ancient Greek philosopher Socrates talked of this 2300 years ago.
Socrates explained that the swan was singing because it was happy.

The bird was happy,because it was going to serve the Greek god Apollo.
Swans were holly to Apollo,the god of poetry and song.

The story of the Swan's Last Song found place in the works of other writters including the early english writters Chaucer and Shakespare,and expression Swan Song has long been a part of the english language.
At first,swan song meant the last work of a poet,musician or writter.Now it means the final effort of any person.Someone's swan song usually is also considered that person's finest work.

A political expression with the similar meaning is the last hurrah.The expression maybe used to describe a politician's last campaign.His finial attempt to win the chairs and votes of the people.
The last hurrah also can mean the last act of a politician.Before his term in office ends.

Writter Edwin O'Connor made this expression popular in 1956.
He wrote a book about the final years in the political life of a long time mayor of Boston Massachusetts
He called his book The Last Hurrah.

Some language experts say the expression came from a name giving to noisy supporters of Andrew Jackson,America's 7th president.They cheered hurrah so loudly for Andrew Jackson during his presidential campaign ,that they became known as the hurrah boys.
Jackson's hurrah boys also played a part in the election to chose the next president.
Jackson's choice was his vice president Martin Van Buren.
A newspaper of the time reported that Van Buren was elected president in his words by the hurrah boys and those who knew just enough to shout:"Hurrah for Jackson."
So President Jackson really heard his last hurrahs in the campaign of another candidate,the men who were replacing in the White House.

This VOA Special English program Words and their Stories was written by Mariline Chritiano. Morris Joyce was its narrator I `m Shirley Geffen.
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Now the VOA Special English Program Words and Their Stories.

Every people has its own way of saying things, its own special expressions. These are the living speech of a people. And a story can be told about each of them.

The white swan with its long graceful neck is among the most beautiful of birds. The swan is mostly silent through its life. It floats quietly on the water, unable to sing sweet songs like most other birds.

In ancient times, however, people believed that the swan was given a special gift of song at the end of its life. They believed a swan sings a most beautiful song just before it dies. The Ancient Greek philosopher Socrates talked of this 2,300 years ago.

Socrates explained that the swan was singing, because it was happy. The bird was happy, because it was going to serve the Greek God Apollo. Swans were holy to Apollo, the God of poetry and song. The story of swans last song found a place in the works of other writers including the early English writers Charlser and Shiksbie.

And the expression swans song has long been a part of the English language. At first, swan song meant the last work of a poet, musician or wirter. Now it means the final effort of any person. Someone's swan song usually is also considered that person's finest work.

A political expression with the similar meaning is the last hurrah. The expression may be used to describe a politician's last campaign. His final attempt to win a cheers and votes of the people. The last hurrah also can mean the last acts of a politician before his term in office ends.

Writer Adwin O'corner made the expression popular in 1956. He wrote a book about the final years in the polical life of a longtime mayor of Boston, Massachusetts. He called his book "The Last Hurrah."

Some language exports say the expression came from a name given to noisy supporters of Andrew Jackson, America's 7th president. They cheered hurrah so loudly for Andy Jackson during his presidential campaign that they became know as the hurral boys.

Jackson's Hurrah boys also played a part in the election to choose the next president. Jackson's choise was his Vice President, Martin Van Buren. A newspaper of the time reported that Van Buren was elected president, in his words, by the hurrah boys and those who knew just enough to shout hurrah for Jackson. So President Jackson really heard his last hurrahs in the campaign of another candidate, the man who would replace him in the White House.

This VOA Special English Program Words and Their Stories was written by Mirolen Cristianal. Moris Joise was narrator. I'm Shirley Griffith.
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Now the VOA special English program words and their stories.

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candidate the man who replaced him in the white house.

This VOA special English program words and their stories was written Marilyn Christiano./ was the narrator.I'm Shirley Griffith.
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Now the Voa Special English program words and stories.

Every people has its own way of saying things. Its own special expressions. These are the living speech of people, and story can be told each of then. The white swan with its long graceful neck is among the most beautiful birds, The swan is mostly silent through its life. It flows queitly on the water unable to sing sweet songs like most other birds.

In ancient times however people believed that the swan was giving a special gift of song at the end of its life. They believed a swan sings a most beautiful song just before it dies, The ancient Greek philosopher S. talked of this 2300 years ago. S explained that the swan was singing because it was happy, The bird was happy, because it was going to server the Greel guard Apollo. Swans were holy to Apollo the guard poety and song.

The story of swan's last song find place in the works of other writers, including the early english writers C and Shakespeare, and expression,swan song, has long being a part of the english language. At first swan song meant the last work of poet, musician or writer. Now it means the final effort of any person. Someone's swan song usually is also considered that person's final work. A political experssion with similar meaning is the last holler. The expression may be used to discribe a politician's last campaign, its final attemp to win the cheers and votes of the people. The last holler also can mean the last acts of politician, before its turn in office ends. Writer A.V made the expression popular in 1956. He wrote a book about the final years in the political life of a long time mayor of Boston Massachusetts. He called his book the last he wrote.

Some language expert say the expression came from a name given to noisy supports of Andrew Jackson, American's senventh president. The cheered hurrah so loudly for Andrew Jackson during his presidential campaign that they became known as the hurrah boys. Jackson's hurrah boys also play a part in the election to choose the next president. Jackson's choice was his wise president M.W.B. A newspaper of the time reported that W.B was elected president in his words by the hurrah boys and those who knew just enough to shout hurrah for Jackson. So president Jackson really heard his last hurrahs in the campaign of another candidate, the man who would replace him in the white house.

This voa special english program words and stories was written by M.C, M.J was the narrater, i am S.G.
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Now the VOA Special English Program the words and their stories
Every people has his own way of saying things, his own special expressions. These are the leaving speech of a people, and story can be told about each of them. The white sworn with its long graceful neck is among the most beautiful of birds. The sworn is mostly silent through its life, it flows quietly on the water unable to sing sweat songs like most other birds. In ancient time, however, people believed that the sworn was given a special gift of song at the end of its life. They believed a sworn sings a most beautiful song, just before it dies. The ancient great phyoloserph Socotties talked of this 2300 years ago. Socottie explained that the sworn was singing because it was happy. The bird was happy because it was going to serve that grick god a parllow. The sworns were holy to apparlow the god apoitry and song. The story of sworn’s last song found place in the works of other writers including the early English writers Choicer and Sharksphier. And the expression sworn song has long been apart of English language.

At first, swan song met the last work of a poet, musician or writer. Now it means the final efforts of any person, some one swan’s song usually also considered that person’s finest work. A political expression with the similar meaning is the last hirab. The expression may be used to describe a politician’s last campaign. His final attempt to win the cheers and votes of the people. The last hera also can mean the last acts of a politician before his term in office ends. Writer Addwin Ocarna made the expression popular in 1956. He wrote a book about the final years in the political life of a long time Mayor of Boston mecichosits. He called his book the last herab. Some language experts say the expression came from a name given to noisy supporters of Adroe Jackson. America’s 7th president. they cheered hera so loudly for Andy Jackson during his presidential campaign that they became known as the Herieboys. Jackson’s heraboys also played apart in the election to choose the next president. Jackson’s choice was his wise president Motten Venbiaran.

A news paper of the time reported that Venbiaran was elected president in its words by the horaboys and those who knew just enough to shout hora Jackson. So President Jackson really heard of his last heras in the campaign of another candidate the man who would replace him in the white house.
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Now the VOA Special English program Words and Their Stories
Every people has its own way of saying things.Its own special expressions.These are the living speech of a people.And the story can be told about each of them.
The white swan with its long graceful neck is amount the most beautiful of birds.The swan is mostly silent through its life.It flows quietly on the water,unable to sing sweet songs like most other birds.
In ancient times,however,people believed that the swan was given a special gift of song at the end of its life.They believed a swan sings a most beautiful song just before it dies.
The ancient Greek philosopher * talked of this 2300 years ago.* explaned that the swan was singing because it was happy.The bird was happy because it was going to serve the Greek god Apollo.Swans were holly to Apollo,the god of poetry and song.
The story of the swan's last song found a place in the works of other writers.Including the early English writers * and Shakespeare.And the expression "swan song" has long been a part of the English language.
At first,swan song meant the last work of a poet,musician or writer.Now it means the final effort of any person.Someone's swan song usually is also considered that person's finest work.
A political expression with the similar meaning is the last hurrah.The expression may be used to describe a politician's last campaign,his final attempt to win the chairs and votes of the people.
The last hurrah also can mean the last acts of a politician before his term in office ends.
writer * make the expression popular in 1956.He wrote a book about the final years in the political life of a long time mayor of Boston Massachusetts.He called his book "The Last Hurrah".
Some language exports say the expression came from a name given to noisy supporters of *,American's 7th president.
They cheered hurrah so loudly for * during his presidentual campaign that they became known as the hurrah boys.*'s hurrah boys also played a part in the election to choose the next president.*'s choice,was his vice president *.
A newspaper of the time reported that * was elected president ,in its words ,by the hurrah boys.And those who knew just enough to shout hurrah for *.So president * really heart his last hurrahs in the campaign of an other candidate, the man who would replace him in the white house.
This VOA Special English program Words and Their stories was written by *,* was the narrator,I'm *.
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