Literary Devices

By Samantha C. Francesca and Garrett

Definition for Proverbs and Adages

Proverbs and Adages are sayings that tell a truth or give advice such as "Haste makes waste". The sayings become so iconic and common that adults forget that students might not know what it means.

Exampalls of Proverbs and adages

"you never fail until you stop trying".

"Hast makes wast"

"A penny saved is a penny earned"