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English Proverbs : Proverb to Meaning I


Given the PROVERB, identify the MEANING

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1.

Actions speak louder than words.

  Since something better must follow an unpleasant event, be optimistic.

  A satisfactory conclusion makes up for earlier disappointments.

  It is what we do that matters and not just what we say.

  Live within your means.

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2.

Birds of a feather flock together.

  Everything that is attractive on the outside may not be really valuable inside.

  It is better to accept the little we have than reject it hoping to get a lot later.

  People with similar interests and tastes tend to group.

  One should not make a big fuss about a trivial matter.

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3.

The darkest hour is that before the dawn.

  When things seem at their worst, they may just begin to improve.

  It is what we do that matters and not just what we say.

  One should not assume success prior to actually achieving it.

  A person with deficiencies finds excuses for his lack of skill.

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4.

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.

  Our affection increases when we are parted from our loved ones.

  Live within your means.

  What pleases the sight varies from one person to another.

  Nothing can go on forever as all things change.

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5.

The best of friends must part.

  It is what we do that matters and not just what we say.

  It is preferable to do a job even if it is delayed than not do it at all.

  People who talk a lot or threaten may not be actually harmful.

  Nothing can go on forever as all things change.

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6.

Barking dogs seldom bite.

  People who talk a lot or threaten may not be actually harmful.

  One should not make a big fuss about a trivial matter.

  A mistake can be a great teacher.

  When things seem at their worst, they may just begin to improve.

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7.

Don't make a mountain out of a molehill.

  It is preferable to be cautious than be rash and get into trouble.

  It is preferable to do a job even if it is delayed than not do it at all.

  One should not assume success prior to actually achieving it.

  One should not make a big fuss about a trivial matter.

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