Learn English with English, baby!

Join for FREE!



Date: Sep 06 2018

Themes: Celebrity, Music


1. Quote - Listen to the quote and guess what the slang means.

Go Super to Listen Go Super!

“There’s always a stigma with ginger people, and I was definitely considered unattractive when I was younger, but now I’m on the… cover of GQ!”

—Singer Ed Sheeran, speaking about having red hair (GQ)


1. Definition - Study the definition.

Go Super to Listen Go Super!

person with red hair

2. Use - Learn how the slang is used.

Go Super to Listen Go Super!

If you could choose your hair color, what would it be? Maybe, you are happy with your natural color and don’t want to change anything. On the other hand, perhaps you want a lighter color, like blond hair, or a darker color, like black or brown hair. You might even want an unusual color, like green or purple! Or you might want to have red hair and be a ginger.

We use the word ginger to describe a person who is born with red hair. This expression comes from the red ginger plant. Since red-haired people have hair that looks like this plant, we can call them gingers.

In some cultures, ginger people get teased for their hair. People might even call them unattractive or say their hair is weird! However, in other cultures, red hair is considered very beautiful. Singer Ed Sheeran is a ginger. He says that when he was younger, people used to say he was not attractive because of his red hair. However, now, he is very famous and many women like his ginger hair.

Do you want to have red hair?


1. Examples - Hear some example sentences.

Go Super to Listen Go Super!

“Bill is a ginger, so he gets sunburned easily.”

“I’m going to dye my hair red. I want to try being a ginger.”

“That green dress looks awesome with your ginger hair!”


1. Winners - See who guessed the slang definition correctly.

a kind of person. They have red hair, blue eyes and freckle on the face.
by gresanpu6981Super Member!
ortiz2037 people with red hair
by ortiz2037
Manu4 Red hair people
by Manu4
julito1 red hair people
by julito1

Want to guess next week's slang?

The iTEP® test

  • Schedule an iTEP® test and take the official English Practice Test.

    Take Now >


Log in to Comment



hi ginger can we have a conversation in private chat?

is it possible

11:59 AM Sep 09 2018 |

1 person likes this


ola3Super Member!


Once i got that ginger color on my hair. There was so much attention from the world on it. I still don’t know was it out of compassion or passion ;). 

01:00 PM Sep 08 2018 |

1 person likes this




The color red is the color of blood, fire and passion. Of course being a redhead as a child is no fun,  as kids can be very cruel. But it pays off going through that torture. Now I am considered to be a sensual woman with a magic touch like a unicorn , ahahahah!

11:38 AM Sep 06 2018 |

1 person likes this



I know God made with my natural haïr that i really Love.i don’t need to change my face.

02:17 AM Sep 06 2018 |

1 person likes this



no. i don’t want to have red hair.  i am kind of traditional person and i like something natrual,  natural hair color, natural skin, natural facial features….

i would hardly accept the person with artificially dyed colorfur hair around me in daily life.

01:42 AM Sep 06 2018 |

1 person likes this




No thanks. I don’t think that ginger people are unattractive quite to the contrary they are special because there is not a lot of them. 

04:08 PM Mar 05 2017 |

1 person likes this

gresanpu6981Super Member!


who dont want to be ginger, since just they are 2% of the human population.

08:01 PM Mar 02 2017 |


Saudi Arabia

In our culture, we admire ginger women so much that many of them go and dye theirs with red colors. Yeahh, it’s (red hair) so attractive and sexy on woman. I like it

05:04 PM Mar 02 2017 |

1 person likes this




veryyyy bad and …..............

05:47 AM Mar 02 2017 |

Likes (14):

See all >

Share this lesson:

  • Share on Facebook
  • Share on Bebo
  • Share on Myspace
  • Share on Twitter
  • Email this to a friend
  • Share on Sina

Post Ebaby! lessons on your blog:

Ebaby! Cast