Tliis is what happened to a Frenchman, who lived in England and didn't know English very well One day, he went into the postoffice with a letter. He bought a stamp and gave it together with his letter to the girl at the counter （tE台）
“Oh,no," the girl said，“ you must stick（贴） the stamp on your self.
The Frenchman was very surprised. He could not believe hi ears. He said, "Why must I stick the stamp on myself？
The girl answered，"I mean that you must stick the stamp on the letter and must do it by yourself.