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Proverbs

Think about the following proverbs and write what you think they mean:

 1. A good friend is better than silver and gold.
 2. I'll sleep on it.
 3. Where there is a will there's a way.
 4. A lot of talk does not cook the rice.
 5. Why do you think people like to use proverbs in their speech?
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Nana from United States
School: Grandport
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1 Don't trade your friend for money
2 I think about it
3 Things lead to other things
4 Action speak louder then words
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Brittney from United States
School: Granport
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1 You can't put a price on friendship.
2 I'll think about it.
3 You can do it if you try.
4 Action speaks louder than words.
5 To make a strong statement.
About Me:     I love school!

Anonymous from United States
School: Sellwood
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1 A good friend is better then riches.
2 I will think about it.
3 If you have a will to o it, you will always find a way to do it.
4 Talking to much will not do anything.
5 It like using salt when you cook. It gives speech more flavor, and makes it a little more interesting.

Yana from United States
School: Greater Holy Temple Christian Academy
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1 It's better to have a companion who will help you and stick by you than the riches of the world.
2 I will ponder it and tell you later what I feel.
3 If you have enough drive to do something there is a way to accomplish it.
4 Talking about things produces nothing.
5 I think people like to use proverbs in their speech because it causes quite a bit of thinking and it is fun as well.
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khai from United States
School: university of hartford manget school
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1 a friend is better than money
2 I will think about it
3 when you have hope there is a way
4 talking smack does not help anything
5 to make others think about it

Desi from United States
School: Illing Middle school
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1 I think this one means that you should not choose a friend over money if they are really good.
2 This one means that you'll answer or figure it out tomorrow and have the answer ready by then.
3 I think this one means that if you can dream it there is a way to do it.
4 I think it means you can talk all you want but most people won't do.
5 To make it sound better and to use similes.

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