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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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Dragondude from United States
School: M.S 232
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1 a friend is better than money
2 i will not focus
3 KITTYGIRL VS DRAGONDUDE
4 less talking more working
5 i thimk that people say preverbs because
About Me:     hi

kitty from United States
School: ms232
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1 a friend is better than money
2 don't give up on it
3 when you really want to do something there is a way
4 don't talk trash about this you're never going to get anywhere
5 use words
About Me:     hi i really like to read 

Shorty from United States
School: ECMS
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1 A good friend is one of the most valuable things you'll ever find.
2 I will think about it.
3 No matter how impossible things may achieve, if you you put your heart and mind to it, you can accomplish it.
4 You have to do the work, not just talk about it.
5 To make you think.
About Me:     I love to learn.

Sylvia from United States
School: Highlands Elementary school
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1 A good friend is so important/precious to you its better than something special like silver and gold.
2 It means the' ll think about it.
3 It means that you can do something if you try.
4 It means that you can't make something work by doing nothing. You have to work hard to achieve.
5 I think people put proverbs in their speech because it might help make their speech more clear and listened to.
About Me:     I live in a house in Western Springs with my mom, dad, brother Danny and 6 pets.

amy from United States
School: c c wright
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1 A good friend is hard to find
2 Let me think about it.
3 Anything is possible
4 Don't talk about it just do it.
5 So you can put the story together.

Jodie from United States
School: Pryor Middle School
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1 a good friend is more important than money.
2 I will think about it.
3 I will find a way to accomplish the task.
4 Do the task instead of just talking about it.
5 To make it relate to something else.
About Me:     I love school and animals.

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