29 abril, 2008

The first day of the week

Which is the first day of the week: Sunday or Monday?

In English the days of the week are Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Most business and social calendars in America and Canada mark Sunday as the first day of the week, though in the United Kingdom, Australia, and South Africa, Monday is considered the first day of the week and Sunday the seventh day.


Source: Wikipedia








Oh no, no, I never go to work. (x4)


On Mondays, I never go to work.
On Tuesdays, I stay at home.
On Wednesdays, I never feel inclined.
Work is the last thing on my mind.

On Thursdays, it's a holiday!
And Fridays I detest.
Oh it's much too late on a Saturday,
And Sunday is the day of rest.

Oh yes, yes, practice trumpet everyday. (x4)

Practice Monday.
Practice Tuesday.
Practice Wednesday.

Practice Thursday,
And Friday.
And I practiced all night on Saturday,
So on Sundays I played best.

Oh no, no, I never go to work. (x4)

On Mondays, I never go ...

Seven Days Of The Week (I Never Go To Work)
by The Might Be Giants from their album "Here Come The 123s" (2008)