A teacher asks her class to use the word 'contagious' in a sentence. Roland, the class swot, gets up and says, "Last year I got the Flu my Mum said it was contagious." "Well done, Roland" says the teacher." Can anyone else try?" Katie, a sweet little girl with pigtails, says," My grandma says there's a bug going round, and it's contagious." Well done, Katie" says the teacher. "Anyone else?" Little Irish Shaun jumps up and says in a broad Irish voice, "Our next door neighbour is painting his house with a two-inch brush and my Dad says it will take the contagious.