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The Bard or the Bible? II

Many common phrases are based on the Bible. Others are well-known because they appear in the works of the bard, Shakespeare. Can you tell them apart?


 

Quiz ID:#13888
Fun:*** (2.78)
Difficulty:** (1.46)
Category:Literature
Created By:MarcM1098Aca*****

 

 

 



#1   "Save the best for last." This phrase has its origins with:




#2   "Eaten out of house and home." This phrase has its origins with:




#3   Where can you find this phrase? "Eat, drink, and be merry."





#4   "In a pickle." This phrase has its origins with:




#5   "The salt of the earth." This phrase appears in:




#6   Where can you find this phrase? "Apple of his eye."





#7   "A fly in the ointment." This phrase has its origins with:




#8   "Cast pearls before swine." This phrase has its origins with:




#9   Where can you find this phrase? "Wild goose chase."





#10   "Eye of newt and toe of frog, wool of bat and tongue of dog." This phrase appears in:




#11   "Can a leopard change its spots?" This phrase has its origins with:




#12   Where can you find this phrase? "How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child."





 

 


   



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