Simplified Speech #031 – School lunches

What kind of lunch did you eat when you went to school? In this episode, Morag and Andrew take a trip down memory lane and discuss the school lunches of their youth. Come learn about the ins and outs of the cafeteria.

Fun facts

In this episode, Morag says she’s a slight goth. The Gothic novel Frankenstein was first published in 1820, when its author, Mary Shelley, was just 20 years old. Many people refer to the monster in the story as Frankenstein, but that name really refers to the scientist, Dr. Frankenstein.

Expressions you’ll learn in this episode

  • Nail biter
  • All over the place
  • Clique
  • To have it rough
  • Goth

Credit:Music: Something Elated by Broke For Free; Step On by Jahzzar; Lobby Time by Kevin (, licensed under Creative Commons by Attribution 3.0 License

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