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English Proverbs : Proverb to Meaning V


Given the MEANING, identify the PROVERB

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1.

Take care when you speak lest others hear what they should not.

  Walls have ears.

  You scratch my back and I'll scratch yours.

  There is no smoke without fire.

  You can take a horse to the water, but you cannot make him drink.

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2.

There is strength and safety in numbers compared individuals acting alone.

  Beauty is but skin deep.

  United we stand, divided we fall.

  There is no smoke without fire.

  Walls have ears.

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3.

One must adapt to one's surroundings.

  When in Rome do as the Romans do.

  Touch pitch and be defiled.

  Too many cooks spoil the broth.

  What is sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander.

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4.

It is wise not to disturb things at times lest you invite trouble.

  Variety is the spice of life.

  You can take a horse to the water, but you cannot make him drink.

  When in Rome do as the Romans do.

  Wake not a sleeping lion.

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5.

We cannot assume anything is ours until we actually get it.

  When in Rome do as the Romans do.

  There's many a slip between the cup and the lip.

  The wish is father to the thought.

  A thing of beauty is a joy forever.

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6.

You do me a favor and I will reciprocate.

  When the cat is away the mice will play.

  Time and tide wait for no man.

  A fool and his money are soon parted.

  You scratch my back and I'll scratch yours.

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7.

People take advantage when the person in charge is absent.

  The wish is father to the thought.

  Nothing venture, nothing gain.

  When the cat is away the mice will play.

  Time is a great healer.

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