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    confusion

    hi,

    Is there a difference between saying and proverb? If so than please give me examples, too.

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    Re: confusion

    They're often used interchangeably, though a proverb generally encapsulates some folk wisdom, while saying might be used in a wider sense to include idiomatic phrases or phrases that come from a specific source, like Shakespeare quotes that have come into wide use. However, generally there doesn't really seem to be much difference to me.

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    Re: confusion

    hi Tdol,

    Thank you for your answer!

    Have a nice day,
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    Re: confusion

    You too, Madox.

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