三月 ; 行军 1. What day of the week is the best for having fried foods? 2. What month do soldiers hate? Riddle 谜语
1. Policeman: You can’t park here. Driver: Why can’t I ? Policeman: Read the sigh there. Driver: It says, “Fine for Parking,” so I parked. Enjoy some verbal jokes: 罚款
2. Girl : If we marry, will you give me a ring ? Boy: Of course, What’s your telephone number ? 3. Daughter: Auntie kissed me this morning, Mum! Mum: How nice! Did you kiss her back, dear? Daughter: Of course not. I kissed her face.
Customer: What’s that fly( 苍蝇 ) doing in my soup? Waiter: Swimming, I think!
1.A big black bug bit a big black dog on his big black nose! 2. Fresh fried fish, Fish fresh fried, Fried fish fresh, Fish fried fresh. 3. While we were walking, we were watching window washers wash Washington's windows with warm washing water. A tongue twister competition
POLICEMAN: Why did you have to break into the same shop three times? THIEF: Well, I stole a dress from that shop but my wife didn’t like it. So I had to go back and change it twice! What is a punchline? Find the jokes’ punchlines. Punchline The words that form the climax of a joke.
TEACHER: You say that john Jones has a cold and cannot come to school today. Who am I speaking to? VOICE: Oh, this is my father. Punchline
Types of humour Typical actors/ writers of English humour Example of Chinese humour nonverbal mime Charlie chaplin Mr Bean verbal jokes,funy stories,fun ny poems comedy Mark twain Edward Lear Marx Brothers Pantomine ( 哑剧 ) cross talk ( 马季, 姜昆 ) jokes doggerel ( 打油诗 )
Which do you like better: verbal or nonverbal humour Give your reason.
I prefer verbal humor, because it is very funny. I like jokes, it is worthwhile to learn about more expressions. You can choose three or more sentences to express your idea.
1. I prefer ________. 2. Because verbal/nonverbal humor is_____. 3. I like_______. (mime/sketch/jokes…) 4. It makes me ________. 5. It is worthwhile to do/doing… 6. When I enjoy them, I feel ______. 7. I like all of them, because they _____________________ with each other. have a lot in common