Friday’s answers

Thursday’s questions were:

1. Who said: “Children begin by loving their parents; as they grow older they judge them; sometimes they forgive them.“?

2. Who wrote, All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten?

3. It’s too easy in French, genitori  in Italian, padres in Spanish and in matua  in Maori, what is it in English?

4.  What is the current period of paid parental leave in NZ?

5. Which is your favourite Margaret Mahy book?

Points for answers:

Wildwan got 3.

Alwyn got five and a bonus for listening to his wife for which he gets an electronic box of chocolates.

Adam got 3.

Grant got 4 and a bonus for being the only one to have read a Margaret Mahy book.

Answers follow the break.

1. Oscar Wilde.

2. Robert Fulgham.

3. Parents (also fathers in some languages).

4. 14 weeks.

5. There’s no right answer to this question but my favourite is The Man Whose Mother was a Pirate.

5 Responses to Friday’s answers

  1. adam2314 says:

    I like to be straight up the middle HP..
    Please check again.. I think that I only had two correct..

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  2. homepaddock says:

    There wasn’t a right or wrong answer for #5, Adam – and you can have a bonus for honesty 🙂

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  3. adam2314 says:

    Thank HP.. BUT .. I never accept anything for being honest..

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  4. Freddy says:

    adam, that wasn’t a reward for honesty….think of it more of a celebration…..

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  5. adam2314 says:

    For what !!..

    Not knowing .. ???

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