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Famous English Proverbs Meanings 5


Famous English Proverbs Meanings 5: Learn a list of examples of famous English proverbs by rearranging the jumbled words. Click ‘Examples of Proverbs 3‘ and ‘Proverbs‘ to learn more examples of proverbs and proverb activities.

Famous English Proverbs Meanings 5 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": "a drowning man will clutch at a straw", "clue": "Clue: When hope of success is fading, people will try anything, no matter how unlikely it is that it will provide a solution." }, { "question": "all’s well that ends well", "clue": "Clue: If the outcome of a situation is happy, this compensates for any previous difficulty or unpleasantness." }, { "question": "a cat may look at a king", "clue": "Clue: Even a person of low status or importance has rights." }, { "question": "a small leak will sink a ship", "clue": "Clue: That even small faults can have very serious consequences if left unattended, just as a small leak will eventually let in so much water." }, { "question": "empty vessels make most noise", "clue": "Clue: Those with least wisdom or knowledge are always the most talkative." }, { "question": "every dog has its day", "clue": "Clue: Everyone will have good luck or success at some point in their lives." }, { "question": "fine feathers make fine birds", "clue": "Clue: Beautiful or expensive clothes may make the wearer seem more impressive than is really the case." }, { "question": "fire is a good servant and a bad master", "clue": "Clue: You must be careful to use fire wisely and under control so that it will not hurt you." }, { "question": "charity begins at home", "clue": "Clue: A person’s first responsibility is for the needs of their own family and friends." }, { "question": "a hungry man is an angry man", "clue": "Clue: Someone deprived of a basic necessity will not be easily pacified." }]