PROVERBS : EXPRESSIVE ENGLISH PRESENTED BY AMIRTHA DEVARAJAN
A LITTLE ABOUT ME English Literature student from DU . Passionate teacher Fitness freak Follow me www.unacademy.com/user/amirthadevaraian Your feedback is precious to me - Rate, Review, Recommend, Share and Comment.
GIVE A MAN A FISH, HE EATS FOR A DAY. TEACH A MAN HOW TO FISH, HE EATS FOR A LIFETIME. . Meaning: Don't try to help people by just giving them things. The result wil be temporary. If you want to help someone long-term, teach them how to do things orn their own. TEACHING YOUR KIDS TO FISH Example: Instead of helping our parents with android phones, we can devote some time to teach them how it works. As they say, Give a man a fish, he eats for a day. Teach a man how to fish, he eats it for a lifetime
GREAT MINDS THINK ALIKE Meaning : Smart people often have the same ideas. Example: Jill: Let's ride our bikes to the store instead of walking. Jane: I was just thinking we should do that, too. Jill: Great minds think alike. Moo! You bastard I was going to say that!
IF WISHES WERE HORSES, BEGGARS WOULD RIDE . Meaning: If one could readily have what one wanted, life would be easy Example: Wendy would love a brand-new car for her sixteenth birthday but-if wishes were horses, beggars would ride.
IF YOU SNOOZE, YOU LOSE Meaning: You have to act quickly fo gef fhe things you want. Example: If you want to loose wait, get up in the morning and take a walk. If you snooze, you lose You Snooze, You Lose. OU
MEASURE TWICE, CUT ONCE Meaning: Once you've made some decisions, it's hard to change it. Think carefully before making a decisior MEASURE TWICE CUT Example: Think wisely before you enroll yourself info this course Measure twice, cut once.
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