there is more than one way to get a pig to market


there is more than one way to get a pig to market
or[flay a fox] or[skin a cat] There are always new and different ways to accomplish a difficult task. - A proverb. * /"'How did you get Tommy to study so hard?" Eleanor asked. "I simply disconnected the television set," Tommy's mother answered. "There's more than one way to get a pig to market."/

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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