Question 95

# Four friends 1, 2, 3 and 4 are arguing on who is right in stating an English proverb.1. states that the correct proverb is "A swarm in May is worth a load of hay; a swarm in June is worth a full moon; but a swarm in July is not worth a ﬂy."2. states that the proverb is "A swarm in May is worth a load of hay; a swarm in June is worth a looney toon; but a swarm in July is not worth a ﬂy."3. states the proverb as "A swarm in May is worth a load of hay; a swarm in June is worth a silver spoon ; but a swarm in July is not worth a ﬂy."4. states that the proverb actually is "A swarm in May is worth a load of hay; a swarm in June is worth a golden boon; but a swarm in July is not worth a ﬂy."Who is correct in stating the proverb?(Note:- DO NOT include spaces in your answer)

Solution

Correct proverb: A swarm in May is worth a load of hay; a swarm in June is worth a silver spoon ; but a swarm in July is not worth a ﬂy.

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