English with Lauren
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Lauren teaches various English vocabulary, phrases, and expressions.

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English with Lauren - Contradictions

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

United Kingdom

Why is it in English that eggplant has no egg in it, nor is there any ham in hamburger? Similarly, quicksand isn't quick at all and pineapple contains neither bits of pine nor apple? In this clip, Lauren has fun with her native language and points out a few of its amusing quirks and contradictions. Enjoy!

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