Pink, Green and Yellow

Three men, an Italian, a French and a Portuguese went for a job interview in England.

Before the interview, they were told that they must compose a sentence in English with three main words: "green", "pink" and "yellow".

The Italian was first: "I wake up in the morning. I see the yellow sun. I see the green grass and I think to myself, I hope it will be a pink day."

The French was next: I wake up in the morning, I eat a yellow banana, a green pepper and in the evening I watch the pink panther on TV."

Last was the Portuguese: "I wake up in the morning, I hear the phone ", I pink up the phone and I say: Yellow?"

Vocabulary Help

  • job interview - entrevista de emprego
  • tell (tell, told, told) - dizer, contar
  • main - principais
  • wake up - acordar
  • eat (eat, eaten, eaten) - comer
  • pepper - pimenta
  • pink panther - pantera cor de rosa


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