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The Inigo Montoya Guide to 27 Commonly Misused Words

The Inigo Montoya Guide to 27 Commonly <br />Misused Words | Green's English 9 Humour Unit | Scoop.it
You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means. ~Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride It may be inconceivable for you to misuse a
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The Many, Many, Many Mispronunciations of Gloria from Modern Family

Displaying short clips from ABC's Modern Family, behold the lovely Gloria Pritchett. She's always understood... whether it comes out right or not!
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Gloria from "Modern Family" is know for all her mispronunciations, or malapropisims.

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The Daily Show with Jon Stewart : April 1, 2013

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart : April 1, 2013 | Green's English 9 Humour Unit | Scoop.it
Egypt suffers democratic growing pains, John Oliver investigates violence against guns, and Mary Roach demystifies the digestive process.

 

Watch for the many examples of satire.

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Rick Mercer's Blackberry Spoof

Rick Mercer, of Rick Mercer's Report on CBC Canada, has done an absolutely hilarious spoof on the Blackberry phenomenon.

 

This is an example of Comedy of Manners.

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How Animals Eat Their Food

Second Channel: http://youtube.com/misterepicmann2 Facebook: http://facebook.com/misterepicmann Twitter: http://twitter.com/misterepicmann T-Shirts: http://m...

 

This is an example of Comedy of Manners becasue they are making fun of an everyday occurance (different animals eating).

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Cold Dead Hand with Jim Carrey

Cold Dead Hand. Don't be afraid. It's just a funny little song.

   

This is an example of social satire!

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The Michael Scott Guide to English

The Michael Scott Guide to English | Green's English 9 Humour Unit | Scoop.it
He’s the world’s best boss (says so right on the coffee mug he bought for himself), but after seven seasons, Michael Scott is handing the reins of Dunder Mifflin over to someone else. And, as Micha...
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Ali-G...Interview with Steve Nash

iSo just who is Ali G, and how did he get on TV? In his own words: "Me woz born in da heart off da Staines ghetto. I has lived wiv me Nan in Staines at 37 Ch...
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This is an example of a malapropisim.

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It's Not Complicated Nicky Flash Commercial AT&T

AT&T is the nation's fastest 4G LTE network for your iPhone 5. As explained by kids, faster is better. It's Not Complicated. AT&T. Rethink Possible.
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Get The Guy: Kids Talk Dating Problems...

*** Check out the GetTheGuy book on Amazon: http://amzn.to/YODWVZ (released April 9th!) Website: http://howtogettheguy.com https://twitter.com/matthewhussey ...
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Sesame Street: Grover Stars in "Smell Like A Monster."

Anything is possible when you smell like a monster (and know the meaning of word "on"). Visit Grover on Facebook: http://on.fb.me/GroverMonster For more fun ...

 

 

This is a parody of the old spice commercial. It is an example of commedy of manners.

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Ninja Parade Slips By Town Unnoticed Once Again

Modesto, CA residents turned out for the city's annual Ninja Parade, where no ninjas were seen for the 30th year in a row. More coverage at: http://www.onion...

 

This is funny becasue it is making fun of an everyday thing. Also it is incongruent.

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