One Minute of English: 16th December – get it

Date: the sixteenth of December (16/12/2010)

Word of the daily: get it: comprendre

Transcript

Heard any good jokes lately?

No. I’m not very good at telling jokes anyway.

Me neither.

Wait, I’ve got one. It’s an old one, though. I heard it when I was a kid.

Go on.

What’s the difference between a duck?

What?

What’s the difference between a duck?

It doesn’t make sense.

It’s just a joke. What’s the difference between a duck?

I don’t know.

One of its legs is both the same.

What?

One of its legs is both the same. Get it?

No, I don’t get it. Is that supposed to be funny?

I think it’s funny. I mean, you’re not supposed to get it. It’s just a silly joke.

Really a silly joke. Now I understand why you say you’re not good at telling jokes.