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Are You Smart Enough to Finish All of These Proverbs?
by Isadora Teich
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Do you think you are the early bird who has what it takes to catch the worm? Then give this quiz a shot! Across the world, every culture has its wise sayings that offer advice about how to best handle many of life's tricky situations. These are called proverbs. While all general advice should be taken with a grain of salt, it is important to understand what these sayings mean. People use proverbs often in conversation and writing, and if you don't know what they mean you might miss out on some important context. 

While some of these sayings have obvious meanings, others are less apparent, which can make things tricky. There are many reasons that English is a difficult language to learn, and one of those reasons is that often whole words and sayings are not quite what they seem. English is not a literal language, much of the time. Depending on where in the world it's spoken, different words and sayings may mean totally different things!   

If you think you have what it takes to nail this proverb quiz, remember that when the going gets tough, the tough get going! See if you can ace this very proverbial quiz! 

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