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Things are not always what they seem

This page is about the saying "Things are not always what they seem"

Possible meaning:
Things may look like one thing but be another thing. This saying is often applied to situations, not just things or people.

seem (verb): give the impression of having a particular quality

Quick Quiz

"Things are not always what they seem" because they

a. are always unseemly

b. always deceive you

c. sometimes deceive you

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Contributor: Josef Essberger