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English Proverbs : Proverb to Meaning IV


Given the PROVERB, identify the MEANING

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1.

No gain without pain.

  A thing can be assessed only after practically experiencing it.

  A person will be held in more esteem if he keeps aloof from others.

  One is unlikely to achieve anything without trouble.

  If someone has been kind to you, then you should return the kindness.

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2.

Never say die.

  What works positively for one person may be harmful to another.

  Early corrective action may prevent more trouble later.

  Always be hopeful in life, and do not give up.

  If an opportunity is missed, there will be plenty more.

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3.

Speech is silver, silence is golden.

  At times, there is more value to holding one's tongue than using it.

  A thing can be assessed only after practically experiencing it.

  If there is no information then one can assume all is fine.

  What works positively for one person may be harmful to another.

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4.

One rotten apple spoils the rest.

  Once prosperity is achieved, then it helps achieve more.

  Just a single bad person can have a negative influence on all others.

  A person who does not settle in one place or frequently changes jobs will not be successful.

  Mind your own business and be self-reliant.

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5.

Practice makes perfect.

  Along with brilliance goes a lot of hard work.

  One can gain proficiency only by repeatedly doing a thing.

  At times, there is more value to holding one's tongue than using it.

  Just a single bad person can have a negative influence on all others.

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6.

Prevention is better than cure.

  A person can appear attractive in good clothes.

  Whatever our age and however much we know, we can still increase our knowledge.

  Along with brilliance goes a lot of hard work.

  It is preferable to take precautions against a bad occurrence than to repair the damage after it has happened.

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7.

Nothing succeeds like success.

  The most fragile point determines the quality of a structure.

  Once prosperity is achieved, then it helps achieve more.

  A person can appear attractive in good clothes.

  Choose the most opportune time to act.

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