Student's Answers Left Teacher Frustrated Until This Happened

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Being a teacher is the most rewarding job in my opinion. This is because you are making a difference in a student's life, you are moulding them in the right way a society would deem fit, they also make an impact in a student's life by becoming role models students look up to. The important thing is making a difference in someone's life, what can be more rewarding than that. Then there is this story of a child providing the wrong answers to a question his teacher kept asking, but what explains the reason behind the answer is what got me giggling as this student was in fact quite bright.

Student's Answers Left Teacher Frustrated But There Is A Good Reason Why

Teacher: “If I gave you two cats and another two cats and another two, how many would you have?”

Johnny: “Seven!”
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Teacher: “No, listen carefully… If I gave you two cats, and another two cats and another two, how many would you have?”

Johnny: “Seven.”

Teacher: “Let me put it to you differently. If I gave you two apples, and another two apples and another two, how many would you have?”

Johnny: “Six.”

Teacher: “Good. Now if I gave you two cats, and another two cats and another two, how many would you have?”

Johnny: “Seven!”

Teacher: “Johnny, where in the heck do you get seven from?!”

Johnny: “Because I've already got a freaking cat!”