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Interactive video lesson plan for: I.E. and E.G. - Don't Be Dumb

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Maybe you're one of those people who likes to sound smart by using the Latin abbreviations e.g. and i.e. If so, brother, you'd better be using them right because that kind of thing makes people want to gun for you.

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