How can riddles help teach English? Because riddles play with language, opening doors into double-meanings, metaphor and the dark edges of nouns and verbs. Kids love terrible jokes like 'what's brown and sticky?' (It's not what you think).
Get answers to this terrible joke, the riddles I've been posting, and more on how you can use riddles and jokes to help your kids learn in April's A Teacher Writes Magazine. It's free, and always will be!