Translation:Why was that strange man ready to eat an alligator?
There's either a really funny story behind this sentence, or else this is the sentence we get when the course developers are required to use a small pool of vocabulary words.
"We have to reinforce the vocabulary introduced thus far in the course, and some of these are new words for this unit which must be used. I dunno what to do with them.... ❤❤❤❤ it, this works. Publish it."