Idiom: A little learning is a dangerous thing

What does 'A little learning is a dangerous thing' mean?

A small amount of knowledge can cause people to think they are more expert than they really are.

eg. he said he'd done a course on home electrics, but when he tried to mend my table lamp, he fused all the lights! I think a little learning is a dangerous thing


  • Category: General
  • Contributed By: Daiana

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