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“New Zealand students say word ‘trivial’ in exam confused them.”  BBCNews Headline 16/11/18 Year 13 NCEA exam students (usually aged between 17 and 18) were recently asked to write a History essay based on the Julius Caesar quote: “In war, events of importance are the result of trivial causes.” More than 2,600 people signed an online […]


Christchurch Irish Bar The Bog advert in the Entertainment Section of the Press 10 March: St Practice Day Tues 16 March….


Love Me Tender?

27Feb10

I wonder if the 2007 DOL survey into workplace literacy and numeracy extended to its own employees?