Don't count your chicken before they're hatched.

lilyyang tw Taiwan

Are there two versions of this idiom?

Don't count your chicken before they hatch.

Don't count your chicken before they're hatched.

Are both okay?

Thank you!!!

April 13 at 06:18
  • Ozemite au Australia

    I always thought it was: Don't count your chickenS before they hatch :)

    April 13 at 07:18
    • prophet ca Canada

      yeah, the first one with plural chickens

      Don't count your chickens before they hatch

      April 13 at 09:33
    • LILingquist us United States

      This ^^^

      April 14 at 02:38
  • WinterShaker gb United Kingdom

    I think I'm slightly more likely to hear 'don't count your chickens before they've hatched'. But any version would be understood.

    April 16 at 16:32