Comment on this item
I've no idea what it means here, except the alliteration sounds nice. Chicago is also known, in case anybody sees any connection I don't , as the Second City and there's a famous theater group there by that name or the Windy City. Here is what the OED says about toddle as a verb: a. To walk or run with short unsteady steps, as a child just beginning to walk, an aged or invalid person; also said of a similar walk or run of any animal. Snobs xlviii, We toddled into the Park for an hour.
Last edited: Mar 1, Julie is from the Windy City, I think. We should ask her. Miss Julie Senior Member Chicago metro area.
It's hard to say, but to me, "toddlin'" here means exciting, bustling, energetic. There seems to be a reasonable meaning, if we start from the literal sense of 'toddling': walking like a baby. From the adult viewpoint, this motion is seen as unsteady and unsafe. Seen from the viewpoint of the toddler, however, it is more a matter of grim determination and persevering in the face of difficulty.
There is a sense of grand inevitability about the progress which is steadily made. All the time the infant looks insecure to an adult, but all the time it is learning and getting better at it. This progess cannot very easily be stopped. Display higher resolution music.
Chicago, That Toddlin' Town Lyrics
High Quality and Interactive, transposable in any key, play along. NOTE: The sample above is just the first page preview of this item. Buy this item to display, print, and play the complete music. Did you buy this item? Become a Member!
- Chicago (Fisher) - Wind Repertory Project.
- Toddlin Town Rowdy Burlesque Chicago by Hefner Hugh - AbeBooks!
- Article Browser?
Send a Reminder. Check out the contents below Mp3 MIDI. About "Chicago That Toddlin' Town " Digital sheet music for voice, piano or guitar NOTE: chords, lead sheet indications and lyrics may be included please, check the first page above before to buy this item to see what's included. Would you like to request a new version?
Daniel Burnham’s great Chicago Plan turns one hundred.
For technical reasons, the early dates shown do not accurately reflect the actual date of posting. Feel free to add new postings to any of the existing threads in the archived forums, but please create any new language-related threads in one of the Language Discussion Forums.
- The Trailsman #352: Texas Tangle?
- No Comments.
- Chicago That Toddlin' Town.
- Related Content.
- Die Bedeutung und Rechtswirkung von Tarifverträgen (German Edition).
Post Reply. Search Advanced search. Submitted by -.
Share this topic on. Signature: Topic imported and archived. Signature: Reply imported and archived. Then look up "metaphor.http://orangeinet.com/mogel-kik-spy-galaxy.php
Chicago (That Toddlin' Town) - Wikipedia
I thought I knew the answer, but it was all based on an eggcorn, an assumption, and a few convenient facts. This meant someone who abstained from alcohol. Chicago must be a town of people who like their booze. You never know….. Then again, maybe they just do a lot of walking.