Wednesday, 25 March 2009

Podcast 31 {Quote~Fact~Fun} - 'Give Advice'

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Hotch Potch English - The Mega-Minute Podcast - No.31

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Podcast Script:
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Hello, and welcome to the...
Hotch Potch English~ Mega Minute Podcast No.31

Today's Quote
(from Brendan Francis)

"People who ask our advice almost never take it. Yet we should never refuse to give it, upon request, for it often helps us to see our own way more clearly."

Today's Amazing Facts

About Australia:

Australia is about twice the size of Europe.

It has the lowest population density on earth, except Antarctica.

There are only about 22 million people in Australia but around 120 million sheep - that's about five sheep per person!

There are also estimated to be around 40 million of Australia's most famous marsupial - the jumping kangaroo!

Today's Fun

Q) What do you get if you cross an elephant and a kangaroo?

A) Big holes all over Australia!

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Podcast 31 {Quote~Fact~Fun} ~ "Give Advice"
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