Dan was the doorman of a club in a big city. Everyday, thousands of people passed his door, and a lot of them stopped and asked him, “What‘s the time, please?”
After a few months, Dan said to himself, “I‘m not going to answer all those stupid people any more. I‘m going to buy a big clock and put it upon the wall here.” Then he did so.
“Now people aren‘t going to stop and ask me the time,” he thought happily.
But after that, a lot of people stopped, looked at the clock and then asked Dan, “Is that clock right?”
2.if you drink
A father was trying to teach his son the evils of alcohol.
He put one worm in a glass of water and another worm in a glass of whiskey. The worm in the water lived, while the one in the whiskey curled up and died.
“All right, son,” asked the father, “What does that show you?”
“Well, Dad, it shows that if you drink alcohol, you will not have worms.”
3.How much English can you speak?
“Your Honor, I want to bring to your attention how unfair it is for my client to
be accused of theft. He arrived in New York City a week ago and barely knew his
way around. What‘s more, he only speaks a few words of English.”
The judge looked at the defendant and asked, “How much English can you speak?”
The defendant looked up and said, “Give me your wallet!”
4.Put your feet in
The school girl was sitting with her feet streched far out into the aisle ,and was busily chewing gum, when the teacher espied her. “Mary !” called the teacher sharply. “Yes,Madam?” questioned the pupil , “Take that gum out of your mouth and put your feet in!”