To-Trick-Or-Treat. . . .

To-Trick-Or-Treat. . . .

~ (Via Writing.com:) 

Trick or treat?

What does it mean?

It is the ultimatum given by children who call on houses to solicit gifts at Hallowe’en.

The original origins of Trick-or-Treat lie in medieval Europe. Although an American tradition, there could hardly be a better example of the way that language and traditions migrate over time and across different cultures.

* Discover the rest of Halloween’s origins by clicking the link above.

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