Sentences with Parentheses, Parentheses in a Sentence in English, Sentences For Parentheses

Sentences with Parentheses, Parentheses in a Sentence in English, Sentences For Parentheses


1. No news (is) good news.

2. Let well (enough) alone.

3. Mend or end (end or mend).

4. No sweet without (some) sweat.

5. To draw (pull) in one’s horns.


6. To make (to turn) the air blue.

7. To send (carry) owls to Athens .

8. Fair without, foul (false) within.

9. Iron hand (fist) in a velvet glove.

10. Fortune favors the brave (the bold).

11. Four eyes see more (better) than two.


12. Misfortunes never come alone (singly).

13. To add fuel (oil) to the fire (flames).

14. To put (set) the cart before the horse.

15. Rise, red as the dawn. (Victoria Aveyard)

16. Short debts (accounts) make long friends.

17. How long have you been married (together)?

18. Between the devil and the deep (blue) sea.

19. Peace begins with a smile.. (Mother Teresa)

20. All cats are grey in the dark (in the night).

21. Intuition (is) perception via the unconscious

22. Diligence is the mother of success (good luck).

23. “Almost” never killed a fly (was never hanged).

24. Empty vessels make the greatest (the most) sound.

25. Life is not all cakes and ale (beer and skittles).

26. Between two stools one goes (falls) to the ground.

27. If an hole (donkey) bray at you, don’t bray at him.

28. Politeness costs little (nothing), but yields much.

29. Don’t whistle (halloo) until you are out of the wood.

30. To go through fire and water (through thick and thin).

31. It is easy to swim if another holds up your chin (head).

32. I’m glad you like it. (I’m glad to hear your good news.)

33. The beggar may sing before the thief (before a footpad).

34. God is subtle but he is not malicious. (Albert Einstein)

35. The way (the road) to hell is paved with good intentions.

36. Morning without you is a dwindled dawn. (Emily Dickinson)

37. Lord (God, Heaven) helps those (them) who help themselves.

38. To love somebody (something) as the devil loves holy water.

39. After dinner sit (sleep) a while, after supper walk a mile.

40. There’s many a slip ‘tween (== between) the cup and the lip.

41. Until he went to England, he had not (hadn’t) spoken English.

42. 88.Bilica would support him whether she were (was) right or not.

43. Never put off till tomorrow what you can do (can be done) today.

44. Speak (talk) of the devil and he will appear (is sure to appear).

45. Never love anyone who treats you like you’re ordinary. (Oscar Wilde)

46. By next July, we will not (won’t) have received our first promotion.

47. By next June, we will not (won’t) have received our first promotion.

48. Life is an awful, ugly place to not have a best friend. (Sarah Dessen)

49. Once again, you show all the sensitivity of a blunt axe. (J.K. Rowling)