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A : When was this room cleaned for the last time? It’s filthy!
B: I’m afraid it hasn’t been cleaned for a few weeks…
A : What?! Normally it is cleaned every week!
B : I know but the man who normally cleans it has been hit by a bus…
A : Oh no! That’s awful! Why hasn’t he been replaced?
B : I’m afraid it has been forgotten.
A : Well have him replaced immediately! And have flowers sent to his widow.
A : I’m sorry you can’t use this computer. It’s being repaired!
B : What? It was broken 2 weeks ago… It hasn’t been repaired yet?
A : Yes it has. It’s been repaired 3 times! But it’s been broken again. So it’s being repaired again.
B : How was it broken 3 times?
A : I have no idea.
B : Who’s it being repaired by?
A : I think the company is called « Shady Works ».
B : Call « Shady Works » have them sent to my office immediately! They sound useless and incompetent!
A : What are diamonds made of?
B : They’re made of carbon.
A : Really? And how are they formed?
B : Well when carbon is exposed to high temperatures and pressures the carbon atoms bond together. That’s when the crystals appear. These crystals are called diamonds.
A : Wow. And diamonds are only found in nature?
B : No diamonds can be artificially made by exposing carbon to high temperatures and pressures. But natural diamonds (diamonds found in nature) are much more expensive as they are rarer.
A : Interesting! And what is paper made of?
B : Let’s take a break!!