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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #123568: Proverbs
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    Proverbs


     

    A proverb is a simple, real or imaginary and common clause or sentence that tells an unperceived truth based on common feeling, sense or experience.

    Proverbs are often pertaining to a simile according to a formulated language. Generally, they form a sort of very short folk tales.

    Some proverbs exist in more than one language because people borrow them from other nations, languages and cultures.

    Almost every nation has its own exclusive proverbs which are true or contain a piece of advice.

     



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    English exercise "Proverbs" created by farshid with The test builder. [More lessons & exercises from farshid]
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    1. A in the hand is worth two in the bush.

    2. All are grey at night.

    3. He is as awkward as a on a crutch.

    4. If you swear, you'll catch no .

    5. Barking seldom bite.

    6. Even a will turn.

    7. Honey catches more than vinegar.

    8. Don't count your before they're hatched.

    9. Never look a gift in the mouth.

    10. Take heed of the in the grass.









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