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I don't know if it is about English or what, but I don't understand why some people relates a teacher to an owl, or putting an owl as a simile to a teacher. Is there an origin of this, and is it special in the English language or if I'm wrong about the relationship?

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closed as unclear what you're asking by RegDwigнt Sep 22 '13 at 13:06

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Owls are a symbol of wisdom in many cultures. That being said, similes don't have to be true. I can compare anything to anything. I can compare this question to an owl, or an owl to a Ferrari, or my left foot to Miley Cyrus. Since you provide no context and it's not even clear who the "some people" are, it's hard to tell what they're really after and why. –  RegDwigнt Sep 22 '13 at 13:09
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@Reg You'll be comparing a raven to a writing desk next. –  Edwin Ashworth Sep 22 '13 at 13:33
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goddess-guide.com/athena.html –  MετάEd Sep 22 '13 at 14:25

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