In this episode, I take a dive into 10 common English proverbs.
Wait! What’s a proverb?
A proverb is basically an idiom you use to give advice or even share some wisdom.
Well, today we’re looking at:
- Two’s company, three’s a crowd.
- Too many cooks spoil the broth.
- When in Rome, do as the Romans.
- When it rains, it pours.
- If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.
- Where there’s a will, there’s a way.
- Out of sight, out of mind.
- Don’t cry over spilt milk.
- If you scratch my back, I’ll scratch yours.
- Great minds think alike.
+ a bonus proverb at the end.
We also look at how we can shorten these proverbs and how we can replace them with the mega-useful phrase “Well, you know what they say …”
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