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Famous English proverbs

If you play with fire, you get burnt.

This proverb means that if you take unnecessary risks, you will get hurt in some way.

If you keep your mouth shut, you won't put your foot in it.

This proverb means that Keep quiet, and you will say nothing wrong.

Ignorance is bliss.

This proverb means that there are situations in which it is better not to know about something.

If you want a thing done .

This proverb means not to rely on others to complete your work for you.

Ignorance of the law is no excuse for breaking it.

This proverb means that the fact that you were unaware of the existence of a law or rule does not excuse you for not acting in accordance with it.

If you were born to be shot, you'll never be hanged.

This proverb means that one can not escape from his fate.

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.

This proverb means that someone who admires another person very much often shows this admiration by copying that person's mannerisms, actions and clothes.

If wishes were horses, beggars would ride.

This proverb means that it is easy to wish for things, but wishes do not often come true.

In for a penny, in for a pound.

This proverb is used to indicate that you are commited to a course of action and are prepared to take the risk, or spend the money or resources, that this involves until the action is completed.

If you're in a hole, stop digging.

This proverb means that you should not create more trouble for yourself if you are already facing some.


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