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Today's Word/phrase:

a fool and his money are soon parted (proverb)

spend wisely

  •  If you are going to the City with your friends, be careful, remember that a fool and his money are soon parted!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Recent Words of the Day

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a bad workman always blames his tools

to find someone or something to blame for poor work

  • He said that the materials were poor quality but a bad workman always blames his tools!

 

A leopard cannot change its spots.

People cannot change their character, they'll always behave in the same way

  • He won't change just because you marry him, a leopard cannot change its spots!

 

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