为什么?Why?

 

马克见到一位新同学:

马克:“您贵姓?”

新同学:“我姓魏。”

马克:“魏什么?”

新同学:“为什么?姓魏也要为什么?”

 

 

Mark meets a new classmate:

Mark: “What’s your name?”

The classmate: “My last name is Wei”.

Mark: "Wei what? (same pronunciation as Why?)"

The classmate: “Why? That's my last name, no reason why!"

 

 

 

 KEY WORDS:

 

魏(wèi):a Chinese last name 

什么(shénme):what 

为什么(wèishénme):why