First Conditional Sentences Superstitions By Susana Fernández
<ul><li>If you _____ a black cat you _________ have bad luck. </li></ul>
If your left hand itches- You will get money, if your right hand itches -you will meet someone new. If your nose itches - you will hear some news and if your ear itches - someone is gossiping about you.
A bunch of mint around the wrist is said to keep away sickness and disease.
I f you deliberatey kill a cat, you will immediately have 17 years of bad luck.
If you want to know who you are to marry, put a snail on a plate of flour, cover it and leave it overnight. When you check in the morning, the inital o f your future husband will be traced in the flour by the snail!
The shoe of a horse or an ass nailed to the doorpost will bring good luck. However, it must be found and not given by another person.
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If you get your top or shirt wet when washing the dishes, you will marry a drunk!
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