Posted by Smokey Stover on February 13, 2008 at 16:19:
In Reply to: Put two and two together posted by ESC on February 13, 2008 at 09:04:
: : What is the origin of the phrase, "put two and two together"?
: 2 + 2. Do the math.
Or in more figurative terms, take this fact or observation and put it together with another fact or observation, and you'll see what's going on.