English in a Minute: Canary in a Coal Mine





English in a Minute: Canary in a Coal Mine



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Coal is the official state mineral of Kentucky.


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It should be "canary died in a coal mine"........logically....
Arguing with a control freak or narcissist is like a canary in a coal mine. Talking to your parents about religion as a dissenting son or daughter is like a canary in a coal mine. Having financial ties with your parents is like a canary in a coal mine (Hence, you must not share a joint bank account or bank routing number with your parents.) Depending on your parents as an adult is like a canary in a coal mine. Having sex on a college campus is like a canary in a coal mine. A man being in a relationship with his female boss is like a canary in a coal mine. Dating your boss’s child is like a canary in a coal mine. Competing as a Filipina against a White guy with a guitar in the finale of a singing competition show is like a canary in a coal mine.
at 0:31 there is a mistake, subtitle was not correct for a girl's speech( 'in' was missed)
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I got the meaning though I couldn't relate the story to the expression but thanks anyway this one was something I haven't heard before.


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Coal is extracted from the ground by coal mining, either underground by shaft mining, or at ground level by open pit mining extraction.

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Coal is primarily used as a solid fuel to produce electricity and heat through combustion. World coal consumption was about 7.25 billion tonnes in 2010 The price of coal increased from around $30.00 per short ton in 2000 to around $150.00 per short ton as of September 2008. In early 2015, it was trading near $56/ton.