​英語で小噺

English Rakugo Short Stories

by 鹿鳴家 英楽(Kanariya Eiraku)

89. 長嶋茂雄のエピソード(3)

An Episode of Shigeo Nagashima (3)

89. 長嶋茂雄のエピソード(3)

An Episode of Shigeo Nagashima (3)

​SCRIPT

Shigeo Nagashima was one of the most popular baseball players in Japan. He was known for his carelessness. His nickname is Mister.

A:           Mister, may I ask you a question about English?

Mister:    Yes, go ahead.

A:          What is the past tense of ‘I live in Tokyo’?

Mister:   The past tense of ‘I live in Tokyo’? Oh, that’s easy.

The past tense of ‘I live in Tokyo’ is ‘I live in Edo’.