Irony Example : From the bbc - following a footballer from ghana called boateng, badly tackling......

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From the BBC - following a footballer from Ghana called Boateng, badly tackling a German player Ballack and preventing him from taking part in the World Cup.

"Ironically, Boateng could be part of the Ghana squad that will face Germany in Group D at the finals in South Africa."

72% say this is NOT IRONIC . Do you agree? Vote now, below.

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  • 72% NOT IRONIC
  • 28% IRONIC

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