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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: 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 2: The day was just like any other, nothing unusual happened.
Once in a blue moon
Bull in a china shop

Q 3: Jack is very moody, one minute he is nice and friendly, and the next minute he is angry and upset.
Blows hot and cold
Bull in a china shop
On the warpath

Q 4: Rita does not like to swim, but her mom brought her to the pool anyway. Rita cried at the pool.
Live and let live.
When it rains it pours.
You can lead a horse to water, but you cannot make it drink.

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