Stealth

Q: What kind of shoes does a ninja wear?
A: Sneakers!

Image by DavidRockDesign from Pixabay

Explanation:  A very long time ago in Japan, ninjas worked as secret agents for the government; they were spies who were trained in the martial art of ninjutsu.  They were known for being very quiet when they worked so that no one would hear them; ninjas sneak around quietly.  To sneak (verb) means to go quietly so that no one will hear you.

Sneakers (noun) is another word for tennis shoes or running shoes.

This joke is funny because it plays with the word sneaker: Both a type of shoe and someone who sneaks.

Do Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles wear sneakers?

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, jokes, jokes explained, kids jokes and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to Stealth

  1. amyschumersrightthigh says:

    This is the funniest thing that I have ever seen. As the kids say this is one of the few times that I have lol’ed. Thank you for making this the funniest website on the internet. Keep doing God’s work

Leave a Reply

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

WordPress.com Logo

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

Google photo

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

Twitter picture

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

Facebook photo

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

Connecting to %s