Adventures in Teaching (My kids make me smile)
Teacher: He says there are cannibals on the island. What is a cannibal?
Student: Cannibal... is that a type of moose?
Teacher: What kind of nouns are these? Freedom and joy?
Student 1: They are ideas.
Teacher: Right, so we can't touch them. They aren't concrete. What's the opposite of concrete
Teacher: Starts with an "a," ah-, ab-
Student 2 (quietly): Asphalt?
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(French only. Via LeMonde.)