This trivia quiz is a big one, and will tell us how many proverbs you have in your head. If you get high scores on these many, you must have a whole host of proverb knowledge in your head!
Do something at the drop of a _____.
Barking up the wrong _____.
Birds of a feather _____ together.
Do unto others as you _____ have them do unto you.
A fool and his _____ are soon parted.
A bird in the hand is worth two in the _____.
By the skin of your _____.
Don't count your chickens before they _____.
Beauty is _____ the eye of the beholder.
Going _____ the rabbit hole.
Get a taste of your own _____.
Give someone the _____ shoulder.
Go on a wild _____ chase.
We'll cross that bridge when we come _____ it.
Between a rock and a _____ place.
A penny saved is a _____ earned.
The early bird gets the _____.
He has bigger _____ to fry.
The _____ is in the details.
Go _____ to the drawing board.
Slow and steady _____ the race.
Need Another Crack At It
We're afraid you did not pass this proverb quiz. Granted, most of these sayings aren't uttered that much anymore, but they do represent an enormous amount of wisdom gained over the years and condensed into these shorter sayings. To see the full proverbs, look at the quiz answers.
You have a good knowledge of proverbs and English sayings. You probably read quite a bit and enjoy the language, so you remember these sayings. Perhaps your parents used to say them to you! That said, there is a little room for improvement. We're sure you've got an A grade in you to make it this far. If you'd like, you can retake the test. If not, to see the full proverbs click on 'Show My Mistakes'
Your knowledge of proverbs and English sayings is stout. You probably do some reading and have an curiosity about the language. Perhaps your parents used to say them to you! That said, there is a little room for improvement. No doubt you can make top score if you try again. If you'd like, you can retake the test. If not, you can see the full proverbs when clicking on "Show Mistakes."
You have a super sound knowledge of proverbs, making it really hard for us to challenge you! You must have a great memory as well as a keen interest in reading and the English language. Perhaps were taught as a child or you just picked it up along the way. Good for you! If more people remembered these pearls of wisdom, maybe we'd all be better off.