English version

history repeats itself

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhistory repeats itselfhistory repeats itselfHAPPENused to say that things often happen in the same way as they did before history
Examples from the Corpus
history repeats itselfAs the scholar says, history repeats itself.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.