The alphabet is a funny thing, it varies from country to country, even in Western Europe where languages like French, Spanish and German have letters with accents (all different of course).
Then you get Greek letters with are hard to read, unless you have a degree in mathematics. Then there is Asia and the Middle East, where my ability to read anything is practically zero.
There are lots of fun jokes about the alphabet, from different spellings of words to children learning to read. Here are just a few for you to enjoy.
Here’s a good one for you called “The Ex Alphabet“. Many of us have an ex, quite a few have more than one ex I am sure. I know I do, but that’s another story, enough for a book in it’s own right… Ex’s can sometimes remain as friends, but […]
You know what I heard the other day that was really funny? There is a new alphabet that has been age adjusted for us old folks. We all know the traditional way of remembering the letters of the alphabet (A is for Apple, B is for Boat etc). Here is […]
My son Thomas who is four knows all the letters of the alphabet and is now learning to spell at Kindergarten. He loves to practice his spelling with a set of magnetic letters that we have on our refrigerator and examples of his work are proudly displayed for all to […]
Don’t you just love teaching younger children. Here are some terrific examples of when a class of pupils can turn into a teacher’s nightmares. TEACHER: Why are you late?WEBSTER: Because of the sign.TEACHER: What sign?WEBSTER: The one that says, “School Ahead, Go Slow.” TEACHER: Cindy, why are you doing your […]