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Using Sayings and Proverbs

Using sayings and proverbs can make your writing more colorful and interesting. In order to use sayings and proverbs correctly, you should know what they mean and in what context they are used.

Directions: Read the context given in each question and pick the saying or proverb that best describes the context.

Q 1: Jack is very moody, one minute he is nice and friendly, and the next minute he is angry and upset.
Bull in a china shop
On the warpath
Blows hot and cold

Q 2: Let us forgive and forget, and be friends again.
Bury the hatchet
Break the ice
Two wrongs don't make a right

Q 3: Christopher didn't do his homework because his friend Alex didn't do his homework either.
Slow and steady wins the race.
Two wrongs do not make a right.
Honesty is the best policy.

Q 4: If you don't brush your teeth regularly, you will get cavities and you would need to go to the dentist and get fillings.
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
Haste makes waste.
One picture is worth a thousand words.

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