Flying Garbage?

Q: What has 4 wheels and flies?
A: A garbage truck!

Explanation:  When you hear “4 wheels and flies” you expect that the word “flies” means something that flies in the air like an airplane or perhaps Superman.  You do not expect that “flies” means the insect, fly (or rather the plural of fly: flies).

It’s true: a garbage truck has 4 wheels and lots of flies because flies like garbage.

And just for fun, here is a flying garbage truck:

About stfleming

Reader, writer, teacher, thinker and dreamer. Lector, escritor, profesor, pensador y soñador. I teach in Lima, Peru. Enseño en Lima, Peru.
This entry was posted in ELL, ESL, humor, Joke and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s