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nikcademus
06-12-2007, 10:13:54
www.genius-test.com

A list of englsh proverbs, abreviated with only the first letter of the key words for each proverb.

You have to figure out all the sayings and proverbs, 40 in all. there is a level 2.

Please use spoilers:
Enter text here...

Neener
06-12-2007, 10:17:34
hey you figured it out cool ppl will be playing it soon I'm still on a different game :D I'll play this in the morning

nikcademus
06-12-2007, 10:19:15
yeah, finally got it, thanks neener :)

I hope so, i got bout 14 at the minute..hehe

Neener
06-12-2007, 10:20:29
I couldn't even get the secong one lol but like I said I will give it a whack in the morning or afternoon tomarrow :D I'm playing a cute adventure game right now

Lilliputt
06-12-2007, 11:34:24
I am a little stumped by number six on this. I am sure I got it right but it keeps showing I am posting the wrong answer. It should start with "k" but when I start off with "k" the box goes red. Is this game in progress or finished? :?

nikcademus
06-12-2007, 11:37:43
I am a little stumped by number six on this. I am sure I got it right but it keeps showing I am posting the wrong answer. It should start with "k" but when I start off with "k" the box goes red. Is this game in progress or finished? :?

yeah, it got me for a while too. think of another one of the five senses :)

Nik

i think the game is finished, as there is a level 2 to it that is harder :)

Lilliputt
06-12-2007, 11:45:59
Please don't multi post, nicademus. One is not supposed to you see ;)

But should it not start with a "k" as in "keep"? :? *Feels confused*

EDIT: Ooooh! NVM! :P :haha:

EDIT2: Stuck on 8 :P

SamWyatt
06-12-2007, 14:55:01
This is a great way to expand your mind! :)

I've done 39/40 and #2 is bugging me like mad!!!! lol

I'll bbl to see if anyone can give me a hint! ;) (Please?)

Lilliputt
06-12-2007, 14:58:32
Oh, I got the #2 Here is a hint

desperate ;)

I have two left. How annoying :P

EDIT: got one! :D only one more ta go

EDIT2: HURRAH!!!! I did it!!! So... this means I am a genius? :? ... naaah :P

mouthybrat
06-12-2007, 17:10:39
number 19 is the only one I can't seem to get...

nvm...power of posting!!! LOL

and on to level 2!!!

well, I've got half of level 2 so far...
done with level 2!!!

Lilliputt
06-12-2007, 17:25:10
:o I haven't even STARTED lvl 2!! :haha: Thaz tomorrows project I think :P

mouthybrat
06-12-2007, 18:03:18
I finished both..but I have to admit to a bit of cheating...I did a yahoo search for english proverbs!!! LOL

Lilliputt
06-12-2007, 18:32:10
Soooo... that means I can PM you when I get stuck? :? :D

mouthybrat
06-12-2007, 19:17:09
sure thing!!!

Lilliputt
06-12-2007, 19:26:01
Uhm... I have a confession to make... I sorta went and solved it all a' ready :shy: Ok, this must mean that you and I are geniuses I suppose, mouthybrat :haha:

mouthybrat
06-12-2007, 20:12:21
lol, if looking up some of the answers makes me a genius, I guess so!!!

Hayles
06-12-2007, 22:34:10
wow great game finally finished level one think i will save level 2 for another day and give my brain a rest

SamWyatt
06-12-2007, 22:50:27
Oh, I got the #2 Here is a hint

desperate ;)

I have two left. How annoying :P

EDIT: got one! :D only one more ta go

EDIT2: HURRAH!!!! I did it!!! So... this means I am a genius? :? ... naaah :P

Thank you sooo much Lilliputt! :flower:
I can't believe I didn't get it at first! lol

That's level one done ..... time for level two!

Lilliputt
06-12-2007, 23:06:36
You are very welcome :)

SamWyatt
06-12-2007, 23:55:39
Finally finished level 2!
I found #22 was a real pain (never heard that one before and had to google it!) but I managed to do it in the end!
And now I'm happy happy happy! :D

I wonder if there will be any more of these. My brain could do with a work out every now and then! lol

Lilliputt
06-13-2007, 00:02:56
Congrats Sammie :appl: :appl: :appl: Well done! :)

ColdFloyd
06-15-2007, 01:40:46
33/40 so far n now strugglin a lil so think i'll get back 2 it again....n mebbe try level 2 when i eventually finish

Lilliputt
06-15-2007, 07:08:01
Post if ya need a hint ;)

vivi
06-15-2007, 11:09:14
well thats that done- the second part was easier than the first despite the warnings

amg4j
06-15-2007, 12:13:25
i'm stuck...this is my first time posting. i'm usually here searching for walkthroughs for room escape games...but tonight i switched course. i'm lacking 9, 10, 13, 14, 26, 30, 37, and 40. can anyone help? yahoo is beautifulcharm15 and so is AIM

vivi
06-15-2007, 12:38:16
i'm stuck...this is my first time posting. i'm usually here searching for walkthroughs for room escape games...but tonight i switched course. i'm lacking 9, 10, 13, 14, 26, 30, 37, and 40. can anyone help? yahoo is beautifulcharm15 and so is AIM
9- it goes with thunder and **********
10- a sparrow at 2 in the morning would get this
13-sticks *** *****
37-think of jack
40-bill cosby show

nikcademus
06-15-2007, 13:44:56
i am the one who posted this game, and i only got 25 so far..lmao

i havent done it for a couple of days though, better get me skates :)...

okay i'm stuck on 2 - 26 - 27 and 30 lol.

sorry if this is this still mutli-posting, or did i get right this time? :) i dont really post much so was a bit unsure.

flash73
06-15-2007, 18:11:39
Can somebody help me on 6 (I thought I had it but can't get it to go green, and I saw the previous post about it but still don't get it), 26, 36 and 38. Please.... Thanks

Dreamybella41
06-15-2007, 19:20:42
is anyone playing this

mouthybrat
06-15-2007, 20:13:34
WALKTHROUGH: LEVEL 1

I'll give hints, then the answer will be in spoiler tag...

1. You die the way you live He who lives by the sword dies by the sword
2. Are you desperate??? Desperate times call for desperate measures
3. This always speaks loudest Actions speak louder than words
4. Nothing lasts forever All good things must come to an end
5. not sure about a clue for this one..but I guess just being prepared saves time??? A stitch in time saves nine
6. shut up and listen! Keep your mouth shut and your ears open
7. this always cheers the soul Laughter is the best medicine
8. Forrest Gump, with a bit of a twist Life is just a bowl of cherries
9. You never get lucky twice Lightning never strikes twice in the same place
10. Get there first and get the best! The early bird catches the worm
11. Envy is greenThe grass is always greener on the other side of the fence
12. Don't be overzealous, things may not work out Don't count your chickens before they hatch
13. I know you are, but what am I??? Sticks and stones will break my bones, but words will never hurt me
14. The turtle and the rabbit are good examples of this! Slow and steady wins the race
15. Don't give up!!! If at first you don't succeed, try, try, again
16. Procrastinate lately??? Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today
17. He is set in his ways You can't teach an old dog new tricks
18. BE CAREFUL!!! It's better to be safe than sorry
19. Charity comes from the heart, take it with the heart Don't look a gift horse in the mouth
20. You don't know what's inside until you look Don't judge a book by its cover
21. Cliques...need I say more??? Birds of a feather flock together
22. Words are stronger The pen is mightier than the sword
23. Eat wise, stay healthy An apple a day keeps the doctor away
24. Up all night, sleep all day! not...Early to bed, early to rise
25. Family is always there for you Blood is thicker than water
26. Praise other's accomplishments Give credit where credit is due
27. Though you are miles away Absence makes the heart grow fonder
28. Two can play that way! All's fair in love and war
29. We all see things differently Beauty is in the eye of the beholder
30. I'd hurt you if I didn't love you! There is a thin line between love and hate
31. I don't see it, it's not there! Out of sight, out of mind
32. HA HA!!! I told you so!!! He who laughs last, laughs loudest
33. It's priceless!!! The best things in life are free
34. Don't walk by that penny!!! A penny saved is a penny earned
35. I'd rather have what I have than go out trying to find something I know can't be found A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush
36. He has too much money for his own good! A fool and his money are soon parted
37. He can do it all, but none of it wellA jack of all trades is master of none
38. I saw it with my own two eyes!!! A picture is worth a thousand words
39. work, work, work...blah, blah, blah...All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy
40. To each his own Different strokes for different folks

I'm working on a walkthrough for level 2...but it will be later this evening before I have it done!!!

flash73
06-15-2007, 20:36:51
Thanks mouthybrat, now all i need is 38 on this one. Is there a forum for the 2nd one or are people posting here for that one too?

stueb
06-15-2007, 20:58:11
can someone help please?

I need the following:

8) l is j a b of c

16) n p o u t w you c do t

27) a m the h g f:

34) a p s is a p e:

37) a j of a t is m of n:

38) a p is w a t w:

please! they're doin my head in, thanks!

flash73
06-15-2007, 21:06:44
stueb, let me see if i can do a spoiler and i will help you test

ok...8
think life and cherries
16
procrastination
27
absence makes what grow
34
penny saved
37
jack of trades

and i can't figure out 38 either
you can pm me if these don't help, and i'll tell you the answer if you want it

mouthybrat
06-15-2007, 21:15:36
38...you can tell me all you want, I know what I saw!!! Your words mean NOTHING...I SAW IT!!!

does that help???

level 1 walkthrough is in post number 30...

stueb
06-15-2007, 21:16:03
Thanks very much flash! got all them & completed the test woo!

flash73
06-15-2007, 21:21:20
Your welcome stueb.

thanks again mouthybrat, i had to go look at your spoiler for 38. can't believe i couldn't get that one. :-)

mouthybrat
06-15-2007, 22:10:17
Walkthrough...Level 2!!!
Same as level 1 walkthrough, I'll give hints then the answer in a spoiler

1. The Navy is looking for a few of these! Good men are hard to find
2. If you're prepared, you can't failHe who fails to prepare, prepares to fail
3. Beware the woman who's been cheated on!!! Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned
4. Ben Franklin created lightbulbs because he was afraid of the dark...Necessity is the mother of all invention
5. Yardsales are testament to this!!! One man's junk is another man's treasure
6. Don't judge others, lest you be judged...People who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones
7. There's no grass growing under his feet!!! A rolling stone gathers no moss
8. Sweetness has it's benefits! Honey catches more flies than vinegar
9. Sometimes, you have to make do with what you've got When life gives you lemons, make lemonade
10. You don't know what's inside until you look Never judge a book by its cover
11. not really sure about a hint for this one...but I guess it's best to just stop and cool down first before you act when you're all heated up with anger...Revenge is a dish best served cold
12. Learn from your mistakes That which does not kill you, makes you stronger
13. It doesn't have to be big to be awesome! The best things come in small packages
14. You have to spend money to make money Nothing ventured, nothing gained
15. Keep your fingers crossed, but ready to catch whatever falls apart Hope for the best, expect the worst
16. They're more like guidelines anyway!!! Rules are meant to be broken
17. The path taken may have been bad, but the end of the journey was worth it The end justifies the means
18. Just because you're not up front and center, doesn't mean you're not important! There are no small parts, only small actors
19. Well, it really is true!!! I never would have believed it!!! Truth is stranger than fiction
20. It is what it is...deal with it! If the shoe fits, wear it
21. He's just like his daddyThe apple never falls far from the tree
22. Speak up enough, you'll get what you want The squeaky wheel gets the grease
23. Ahhh...it's great to be home!!! There's no place like home
24. Let's work together!!! Two heads are better than one
25. Chicken for breakfast, lunch and dinner gets boring after a while...Variety is the spice of life
26. I never knew my own strength until I had to pick myself up When the going gets tough, the tough get going
27. If you can't hang with the big dogs, get off the porch!!! If you can't take the heat, get out of the kitchen
28. It's not going to happen overnight! Rome wasn't built in a day
29. If you can do it, so can I!!! What's good for the goose is good for the gander
30. Always keep a close eye on those who wish you harm Keep your friends close, and your enemies closer
31. Feed him, and he will love you! The way to a man's heart is through his stomach
32. You have your way, I have mine, they both work! There's more than one way to skin a cat
33. You can teach them all you want, but you can't make them learn You can lead a horse to water but you can't make him drink
34. Might as well do it all at once...Kill two birds with one stone
35. There's too many people trying to run this place!!! Too many chiefs and not enough indians
36. You can't win them all You win some, you lose some
37. You have to scramble these to make that You can't make an omelette without breaking some eggs
38. Two of these don't make one of that Two wrongs don't make a right
39. Be nice or shut up! If you don't have anything nice to say, don't say anything at all
40. Come into my parlor, said the spider to the fly...What a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive

joshriff
06-17-2007, 08:07:43
wats numba 25?

Neener
06-17-2007, 08:37:09
wats numba 25?


Look in the above post its right there

Da Walkthrough
06-17-2007, 14:04:35
Thanks Mouthybrat. I thought the actual pt 1's Q32 was He who laughs last, laughs best, but there were different letters so I thought it was another. It's actually that one but 'fractured'

kix4life33
06-25-2007, 21:10:40
does anyone know where to find more of these games??

Mistery
06-25-2007, 21:19:05
There are four games that are similar, you find them here:
http://gamershood.com/forum/search.php?searchid=424911

SamWyatt
06-26-2007, 02:55:14
There are four games that are similar, you find them here:
http://gamershood.com/forum/search.php?searchid=424911

When I clicked on your link, it came up with
"Sorry - no matches. Please try some different terms."

What term did you actually use? lol