The Punch Line

Setup: “For Father’s Day I took my father out—”

Assumed Meaning: “Took out” means … to a celebration dinner

Your Surprise Meaning: “Took out” means …

Now, write in the box below a very short Punch Line that expresses your Surprise Meaning, then skip to the bottom of the page and click Next.

Punch Line:

Or …

If you cannot think of a Punch Line, click on the Example Punch Lines drop-down list and select one. Then click Next.

Example Punch Lines:

Once you have written or selected a Punch Line, click Next.