Jokes in category:  Language Jokes

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Ah the joys of different languages! Don’t you love the way that people speak differently, spell and pronounce things wrong and mess up the syntax and semantics when they say things. This is a collection of jokes about language which we hope you enjoy.

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What Gender Is A Computer?

Have you ever stopped to wonder what gender a computer is? Well, one day a language instructor was explaining to her class that French nouns, unlike their English counterparts, are grammatically designated as masculine or feminine. Things like “chalk” or “pencil,” she described, would have a gender association. For example: […]