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Walking Dictionary
Q Delphinia is a walking dictionary. She isn't satisfied unless she's showing off her huge vocabulary. Here's how Delphinia says these five well-known proverbs. See if you can figure out how most of us would say them:
  1. The previously arriving feathered, winged biped captures the invertebrate crawler.
  2. It's vastly preferable to remain unscathed than to be forced into repentance.
  3. If you refrain from interrogating me, I'll articulate to you no prevarications.
  4. When the terrain becomes arduous, the resolute become vigorous.
  5. Heedful prudence is the preferred component of intrepidity.

  1. The early bird catches the worm.
  2. Better safe than sorry.
  3. Ask me no questions, I'll tell you no lies.
  4. When the going gets tough, the tough get going.
  5. Discretion is the better part of valor.
Source: Sterling,Brain Teasers,p. 22