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As They Say In Zanzibar

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7 The absent get farther off every day JAPAN

8 It is easy to lie about a far-off country ETHIOPIA

9 One must draw back in order to leap further FRANCE

10 The sigh goes further than the shout SCOTLAND

11 Pride only goes the length one can spit REPUBLIC OF CONGO

12 A bad word whispered will echo a hundred miles CHINA

13 Every mile is two in winter ENGLAND

14 Don’t believe those who come from afar, but those who return from it SPAIN

15 Don’t run too far; you will have to come back the same distance FRANCE

16 Those who have to go ten miles must regard nine as only halfway GERMANY

17 A rich person’s sickness and a poor person’s pancake are smelt a long way off BELGIUM

85 NEARNESS

1 Don’t snuff the light too close, or you will burn your fingers DENMARK

2 The world is dark an inch ahead JAPAN

3 The higher the castle the nearer to the lightning RUSSIA

4 Eve is nearer to us than Adam SERBIA

5 In chess the fools are nearest the kings FRANCE

6 Far waters cannot quench near fires CHINA

7 Better do a good deed near at home than go far away to burn incense CHINA

8 Don’t hold the dime so near your eye that you can’t see the dollar USA

9 Pretty near ain’t quite USA

10 The nearer the bone, the sweeter the meat ENGLAND

11 A quarrel in a neighbouring house is refreshing INDIA

12 They that get the next best are not ill off SCOTLAND

13 Cleanliness is next to godliness ENGLAND

14 People scratch where they can reach KENYA

15 A fly before one’s own eye is bigger than an elephant in the next field CHINA

16 Sweetest the grass next to the ground WALES

86 LONG – SHORT

1 Among the ten fingers there are long and short CHINA

2 A long beard does not prevent a house going to bed hungry CAMEROON

3 Every little bird has a long beak NAMIBIA

4 Between two points one cannot draw more than one straight line DENMARK

5 There is bound to be a knot in a very long string KENYA

6 The longer the spoke, the greater the tire USA

7 However long the procession, it always returns to the church PHILIPPINES

8 A rich person’s sickness and a poor person’s pancake are smelt a long way off BELGIUM

9 There is no light burden on a long road CHINA

10 One must measure to know which is longer KOREA

11 If the string is long the kite will fly high CHINA

12 Stretch your legs according to the length of your bedspread LIBYA

13 Short hair is soon brushed GERMANY

14 Long hair – short brains MONTENEGRO

87 MIDDLE – ENDS

1 ‘Virtue in the middle,’ said the devil as he sat between two lawyers NORWAY

2 In the middle of the river do not change horses PERU

3 From the midst of the wood the hatchet gets its handle GERMANY

4 When the bed is small lie in the centre SPAIN

5 No needle is sharp at both ends CHINA

6 Give to no one the end of the thread TURKEY

7 If a string has one end, then it has another end CHINA

8 When you pick up a stick at one end, you also pick up the other end USA

9 Don’t burn your candle at both ends ENGLAND

10 You can’t expect both ends of a sugar cane to be as sweet CHINA

88 WIDE – NARROW

1 Wider will the cow-dung be for trampling on it WALES

2 Although the river is broad there are times when boats collide CHINA

3 Not even Apollo keeps his bow always at full stretch LATIN

4 Thin ice and thick ice look the same from a distance USA

5 The autumn chill is the first thing felt by a thin person CHINA
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