Nov 042014

BBC Learning English: The English We Speak – Eat humble pie: when we say someone has to ‘eat humble pie’, we mean they have to admit they can’t do something they boasted about. It’s a bit humiliating for them.

Rob is training for a pie-eating competition. He has asked Feifei to bet on his victory. Will he be able to eat ten pies in a few minutes? Listen to the programme to find out.



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