Why Do We Call It The “Silver Screen”?Since its introduction in the early 20th century, the film industry’s contributions to the English language have been manifold.
Origin of silver spoon
First recorded in 1795–1805
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Examples from the Web for silver spoon
She wants fine things for her baby, just as the silver-spoon mother does.Fanny Herself|Edna Ferber