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The Meaning of Sayings

All to do with "Badness" 10 Questions.

 
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If "a bad penny always turns up ", a bad penny always......?

  • Disappears
  • Turns good
  • Reappears
  • Ends up in prison

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If "give a thief enough rope and he'll hang himself" is true, what will happen to a bad person who is not challenged? In the end, he will get himself......?

  • Into trouble
  • Out of gaol
  • out of trouble
  • Killed

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"He who sups with the devil should have a long spoon" so that he can......?

  • Poke the devil in the eye
  • Avoid getting too close to bad company
  • Avoid getting involved with bad company
  • Do a lot of stirring

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If the saying "never do evil that good may come of it" is right, then......?

  • It is sometimes ok to do something bad
  • It is sometimes ok to do something good
  • Do waht you want, it is ok
  • It is never ok to do something bad

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If "one might as well be hanged for a sheep as for a lamb", then the canny sheep stealer will prefer to steal......?

  • A lamb
  • A sheep
  • Two sheep
  • A dog

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The government says that "the end justifies the means", so killing one thousand people to save one million people will......?

  • Be unacceptable
  • Be acceptable
  • Mean nothing
  • Be illegal

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The saying "the greater the sinner, the greater the saint" implies that bad people......?

  • Can become good people
  • Can never become good people
  • Are better than good people
  • Make crime pay

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"The wages of sin is death" is......?

  • A principle of economics
  • Grammatically incorrect
  • Government policy
  • A saying based on a quotation

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The proverb "they that sow the wind shall reap the whirlwind" expresses an idea shared by several......?

  • Concepts
  • Climates
  • Religions
  • Millionaires

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If "two wrongs do not make a right", we should counter one injustice with......?

  • Justice
  • Another injustice
  • Two more injustices
  • As many injustices as it takes

 

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