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?
| 1 || Gold is worth a lot but friends are more valuable since they can help you out in times of trouble, and they make you happy |
| 2 || I need a bit of time to think about it |
| 3 || If someone wants something, there's always a way for them to get it. |
| 4 || Talking about work doesn't get it done |
| 5 || They draw visual pictures that are readily familiar. |
I like poop
| 1 || Someone who is worth having around. |
| 2 || I will think about it. |
| 3 || I will keep trying. |
| 4 || Talking will not solve anything but actions will. |
| 5 || To make a point. |
I like to play with cars and play basketball.
| 1 || A good friend is more valuable than any amount of money. |
| 2 || They will take the time to make the decision. |
| 3 || When someone is determined, they will find a way to make their goal possible. |
| 4 || When someone is all talk and no action, they will not achieve their goal. |
| 5 || Proverbs give people a way to explain what they mean with their words. |
I adore swimming and reading!
| Natania from United States |
School: Mea international school
| || Report Abusive
| 1 || Yes |
| 2 || Pillow |
| 3 || Yes |
| 4 || Yes |
| 5 || It is polite
I live in ethiopia and had been to china last September and can speak chinese
| 1 || a friend is better than money |
| 2 || i will go to sleep |
| 3 || |
| 4 || |
| 5 || |
im 10 years old
i have 2 brothers and 1 sister
i love spigetie for dinner
for lunch i like pb&j
for breafast i like walffles
| 1 || A friend is very valuable. |
| 2 || They will think about it. |
| 3 || If you want to do something you will. |
| 4 || Talking about something is not the same as doing it. |
| 5 || Because they help can be helpful in getting your idea across. |