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Everyday Proverbs Quiz

Quiz about proverbs commonly used in everyday speech 12 Questions.

 
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According to the old saying, "Absence makes the" what "grow fonder"?

  • "Lips"
  • "Heart"
  • "Mind"
  • "Lungs"

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If you believe the old proverb, what "is in the eye of the beholder"?

  • "Beauty"
  • "Water"
  • "Smoke"
  • "Soap"

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Which animal "cannot change his spots"?

  • "Tiger"
  • "Giraffe"
  • "Leopard"
  • "Zebra"

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According to the adage, "A fool and his" what "are soon parted"?

  • "Money"
  • "Mind"
  • "Life"
  • "Wife"

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The old saying advises, "Don't teach your" what "to suck eggs"?

  • "Sister"
  • "Grandmother"
  • "Niece"
  • "Mother"

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If you believe the old proverb, "A rolling stone gathers no" what?

  • "Mess"
  • "Mass"
  • "Miss"
  • "Moss"

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"When the cat's away, the" what "will play"?

  • "Rats"
  • "Dogs"
  • "Birds"
  • "Mice"

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A pessimist might say, "It never" what "but it pours"?

  • "Snows"
  • "Sleets"
  • "Soaks"
  • "Rains"

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According to the old adage, "One might as well be hanged for a" what "as a lamb"?

  • "Goat"
  • "Pig"
  • "Sheep"
  • "Horse"

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The old proverb warns, "Don't count your" what "until they are hatched"?

  • "Ducks"
  • "Chickens"
  • "Eggs"
  • "Geese"

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The old saying claims, "A new" what "sweeps clean"?

  • "Brush"
  • "Feather duster"
  • "Broom"
  • "Cleaner"

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According to the old adage, "A bad" what "always turns up"?

  • "Penny"
  • "Dollar"
  • "Pound"
  • "Cent"

 

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