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proverb
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Anne Of Green Gables
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  • One could have eaten a meal off the ground without overbrimming the proverbial peck of dirt.
  • The proverb you need to go by is ’Look before you leap’—especially into spare-room beds."

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  • She is a hard worker, an early riser, and fond of quoting the proverb, "The early bird gets the worm."
  • It takes a village to raise a child, goes the African proverb.

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