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Famous English Proverbs Meanings 10

Famous English Proverbs Meanings 10: Learn a list of examples of famous English proverbs by rearranging the jumbled words. Click ‘Examples of Proverbs 5‘ and ‘Proverbs‘ to learn more examples of proverbs and proverb activities.

Famous English Proverbs Meanings 10 includes a list of examples of famous English proverbs in the wrong order and you have to put them in the right order. Practise your knowledge of proverbs by rearranging the jumbled proverbs. Read each clue, to know the proverb hidden in the jumbled words. Enjoy unscrambling proverbs!

[{ "question": "make hay while the sun shines", "clue": "Clue: Make good use of an opportunity while it lasts." }, { "question": "sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander", "clue": "Clue: If one person is allowed to do something or to behave in a particular way, then another person must be allowed to do that thing or behave in that way, too." }, { "question": "great oaks from little acorns grow", "clue": "Clue: Something of small or modest proportions may grow into something very large or impressive." }, { "question": "one good turn deserves another", "clue": "Clue: If someone does you a favour, you should take the chance to repay it." }, { "question": "pride goes before a fall", "clue": "Clue: If you’re too conceited or self-important, something will happen to make you look foolish." }, { "question": "unity is strength", "clue": "Clue: Sticking together is a source of strength." }, { "question": "spare the rod and spoil the child", "clue": "Clue: If children are not physically punished when they do wrong their personal development will suffer." }, { "question": "hunger is the best sauce", "clue": "Clue: Being hungry makes one less concerned about the taste of one’s food." }, { "question": "one man’s meat is another man’s poison", "clue": "Clue: Things liked or enjoyed by one person may be distasteful to another." }, { "question": "we never miss the water till the well runs dry", "clue": "Clue: People are not grateful for what they have until they lose it." }]