Friday’s answers

Thursday’s questions were:

1. Who said: All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.

2. What are the final two lines of this: eight hours work, eight hours play . . . . “?

3. It’s travailler in French, lavoro in Italian, trabajar in Spanish and mahi in Maori, what is it in English?

4. How many statutory days holiday does a New Zealand worker have?

5. What’s your dream job?

Points for answers:

Andrei got 2 1/2 (sleep was right but you left out the pay) with a bonus for extra information.

Tiffany would have got one – you don’t have to be first.

Grant got 2 1.2 with a bonus for high flying dreams.

Rob got 3 right with a  bonus 1/2 for the nationality of the one who made the quote – though spelling labor without a u was a pretty big hint that he was from the USA.

Tracey got 3 with a  bonus 1/2 for the nationality too.

Alwyn wins an electronic batch of biscuits with five right.

Gravedodger got four and a bonus for humour.

Answers follow the break:

1. Martin Luther King.

2. Eight hours sleep for eight bob (or quid) a day.

3. Work.

4. 11 – New Year’s Day, January 2, Waitangi Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Anzac Day, Queen’s Birthday, Labour Day, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and a provincial Anniversary Day.


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