Translate The Proverbs – Party Game

thinking_manThings Required

  • Write on a paper some hindi proverbs in english as given below and get them photocopied as per the number of players
  • Pen/pencil for all the players
    1. Do good & cast in to the river.
    2. It is no use crying over spilt milk.
    3. Thundering clouds don’t rain.
    4. All that glitters is not gold.
    5. Two swords can’t fit in one scabbard.
    6. Drowning man catches at straw.
    7. A wolf in lamb’s clothing. 
    8. A drop in the Ocean
    9. Between the devil and the deep sea.
    10. Do good & cast in to the river.
    11. Diamonds cut diamonds.
    12. The drums sound better at a distance
    13. Single blow of a blacksmith is equal to a hundred blows of a goldsmith.
    14. Think of the devil and the devil is here.
    15. A thief wrongly blames the cop.  

 How To Play

  • Give one sheet  and a pen to each player.
  • Each players  have to write  the hindi of each proverb.
  • Time limit is two minutes.
  • The answer to the above are as follows :
    1. नेकी कर दरिया में डाल
    2. अब पछताए होत क्या जब चिड़िया चुग गई खेत
    3. जो गरजते हैं वो बरसते नहीं
    4. हर चमकने  वाली  चीज सोना  नहीं  होती
    5. एक म्यान में दो तलवारें नहीं समातीं
    6. डूबते को तिनके का सहारा
    7. भेड़ की खाल में भेड़िया
    8. ऊँट के मुंह में जीरा
    9. आगे  कुआँ  पीछे  खाई
    10. नेकी  कर  दरिया  में  डाल
    11. लोहा  लोहे  को  काटता है
    12. दूर के ढोल सुहावने लगते हैं
    13. सौ सोनार की, एक लोहार की
    14. नाम लिया और शैतान हाजिर
    15. उल्टा चोर कोतवाल को डांटे


The player who will write maximum correct answer will be the winner!!

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