In an interview with Derek and Ray Shulman of Gentle Giant on Songfacts, it is said of Funny Ways: "Is their any other song that better illustrates Gentle Giant's signature style? Xylophones and violins are part of this lengthy, four-movement composition that is defiantly anti-commercial."
I'm sorry to have been so much of a bore
But in my own funny way, I find, I learn much more
I realize what you think from your eyes
But in your own funny way, I find, I learn much more