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to understand

perceive

to decide and do what's right

wisdom

Hebrew word for proverb

mashal

added to the end of a book

appendix

naive and inexperienced

simple

alike in meaning

synonymous

a pattern of similarities

parallelism

subtility

prudence

having the form of a parable

parabolic

godly attitudes, righteous principles, spiritual values

knowledge

profound, adoring awe

reverence

beginning of knowledge

fear of the Lord

indirect reference

allude

legally liable for a debt

surety

Proverbs 28:22

single-sentence

Proverbs 27:17

parabolic

Proverbs 1:7

contrasting

Proverbs 16:16

synonymous

A simple person is a naive person.

True

Heavenly wisdom is first pure

True

Christians should be motivated by love to do God's will.

True

There are 35 chapters in Proverbs.

False

The apostle Paul knew and used Proverbs

True

Fear of the Lord is the same as love of God.

False

The New Testament doesn't refer to Proverbs.

False

Our Lord's parables and Proverbs have similarities.

True

Gossip can cause irreparable injury.

True

Certain parables can be compared to Proverbs

True

Similes make comparisons by using

A

Metaphors assume the

C

Personifications transfer the characteristics and abilities of ??? to something

A

Literal language speaks

C

The word wise is used most often in the book of

B

The basic and most often used pattern in the proverbs is the ??? proverbs

A

When the second line repeats the idea of the first line, the proverb is a ??? parallel.

C

Single-sentence parallelisms don't set up a

B

The Roman Christians had turned to Christ from a life of

D

The phrase fear of the lord appears ?? times in proverbs

A

List the wisdom books of the Old Testament.

Job, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes

List three types of parallelism found in the book of Proverbs.

single sentence, parabolic, contrasting

List two New Testament writers who used the Proverbs in their epistles

Paul, Peter