Comical local ad has SA choking with laughter over misunderstanding

Comical local ad has SA choking with laughter over misunderstanding

- A funny advertisement about a misunderstanding between a farmer and his nephew has SA giggling

- In the video, the nephew is seen dancing with his farmworker instead of doing the manual labour they should have been busy with

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Misunderstandings make for the best jokes. So when a King Price ad used this to sell their service, it was a success.

The company has been making a series of 'when others don't make sense' ads and the latest is one of Mzansi's favourites.

In the ad, a misunderstanding around the Afrikaans word 'skoffel' causes a farmer and a farmworker to spend their day dancing with each other, rather than doing any work.

The joy on their faces is not only enduring but funny as well.

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To 'skoffel' can mean 'to dig with a hoe' or' dance', and it seems the farmer chose the more fun option.

The video is available on YouTube with a funny caption, Part of it reads:

"The king’s back with another #UnapologeticallySouthAfrican ad! And in true kingdom style, ‘Skoffel’ uses a misunderstanding (skoffel means ‘hoe’, but it can also mean ‘dance’) to make the point that some things don’t make sense… Like paying the same every month to insure a car that’s worth less every month."

Check out the hilarious video:

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Source: Briefly News

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