Woman Asks Boyfriend What 'E-Y-E-S' Spells, His Hilarious Response Causes Instant Belly Laughing
Noelle Talmon 10/21/2017
Sometimes people love joking around, and Michelle Bartlett is one of those people. She presented her boyfriend Kevin with a brain teaser, and he had no idea what the answer was no matter how hard he tried.
It was just a simple question. However, no matter how many times Michelle asked him to correctly answer the riddle, he was unable to do it.
The riddle is one that has circulated online, which people have recorded their friends and family trying to solve. Michelle recorded Kevin's response and placed it on YouTube - and we're really glad she did!
The brain teaser is known as the "E-Y-E-S riddle." A person asks somebody what "Y-E-S" spells, and he or she almost always answers correctly. But when the person asks what "E-Y-E-S" spells, the other person usually has a difficult time coming up with the correct response.
When Michelle asks her boyfriend what "Y-E-S" spells, he gives the proper answer. But when she asks him what "E-Y-E-S" spells, he confidently says, "E-Yes." Then he looks completely befuddled when Michelle starts laughing.
Michelle is absolutely tickled by her boyfriend's inability to differentiate between the two words. At one point, Kevin asks:
"What is happening?"
Michelle once again asks him the question. He responds, "E-Yes." Every time he says the made-up word, Michelle can't control her giggles. This, in turn, makes Kevin laugh. Yet, he has no idea what's so funny. At one point he asks,