Today I am starting a new discussion. I hope you will like it. It is for those who like riddles, quizzes, logical problems, etc. Here is one of them.

Who goes fishing?

In this riddle you must assort the information given in order to find out who goes fishing.

There are 5 houses of 5 different colours: blue, green, red, white, yellow
In each house lives a person of a different nationality: American, Australian, British, Canadian, Irish
Each of the 5 house-owners has a certain job: carpenter, lawyer, pilot, plumber, waiter
Each of the 5 house-owners has a certain hobby: chess, fishing, football, sailing, tennis
Each of the 5 house-owners has a certain pet: cat, dog, goldfish, hamster, horse

None of them have the same pet, job or hobby.

Other facts
The Irishman lives in the green house.
The red house is on the immediate left of the white house.
The person in the red house is a pilot.
The American plays chess.
The Canadian is a waiter.
The person with the horse lives next to the one who plays tennis.
The person who goes sailing lives next to the one with the cat.
The person with the goldfish plays football.
The person in the blue house has a cat.
The Briton has a hamster.
The Australian lives next to the yellow house.
The person with the horse has a neighbour who is a plumber.
The person in the center house is a lawyer.
The Australian lives in the first house.
The dog owner is a carpenter.

Question: Who goes fishing?
The American
The Australian
The Briton
The Canadian
The Irishman

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You are right!

Spidy said:
Hi Tanya,
1- Similar people goes together.
2- Do not count your money before you have it.
3- More hands for help make the work easier.
4-(I cannot understand this).
5-Having one thing better than have nothing.
6-Make things while you are ready or it can be said about children as it is easy to teach them early while while they are still young.
7-like "nothing ventured nothing gained"=nothing comes easily.
8-When there is no watcher anyone can do anything.
9-let hidden bad things not come out to hurt people(lies about people).
10-You have to think before saying or doing anything.
Tanya said:
Here is a new game for you, guys. The following are famous English proverbs. You should explain the meaning of each one and describe the situation where you can use it. Sure, I will check out your answers and correct your mistakes as I usually do. Enjoy!

1. Birds of a feather flock together.
2. Don't count your chickens before they are hatched.
3. Many hands make light work.
4. Too many cooks spoil the broth.
5. A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush
6. Strike while the iron is hot.
7. There's no smoke without fire.
8. When the cat's away, the mice will play.
9. Let sleeping dogs lie.
10. Look before you leap.


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