Advanced Grammar

LEARN SOME COMMONLY USED PROVERBS

1.       Action speak louder than words.

2.       Losers weepers, finders keepers.

3.       Distance makes the heart grow fonder.

4.       A tree is known by its fruit.

5.       Beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder

6.       Diligence is the mother of good fortune.

7.       Familiarity breeds contempt.

8.       Haste makes waste.

9.       If wishes were horses, then beggars would ride.

10.     Ignorance is bliss.

11.     Justice delayed is justice denied

12.     Kindness begets kindness.

13.     Little strokes fell great oaks.

14.     Man proposes, God disposes.

15.     Necessity is the mother of invention.

16.     One good turn deserves another.

17.     Nothing ventured, nothing gained.

18.     Pride comes before a fall.

19.     Two wrongs don’t make a right.

20.     Variety is the spice of life.

21.     Walls have ears.

22.     You can lead a horse to water but you can’t make it drink.

23.     All good things come to those who wait.

24.     B e swift to hear, slow to speak.

25.     Birds of a feather flock together.

26.     Easier said than done.

27.     It is always darkest before dawn.

28.     Learn to walk before you run.