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Tongue twisters


Tongue twisters

a word or sequence of words difficult to pronounce, especially rapidly, because of alliteration or a slight variation of consonant sounds. “She sells seashells by the seashore

There are tongue twisters in every language

  • She sells seashells by the seashore.

  • La pícara pájara pica la típica jícara; a la típica jícara, pica la pícara pájara.

  • Vaig al bosc i busco vesc i visc del vesc que busco al bosc.

Look for 3 more examples of tongue twisters in these web pages:

Write them in your notebook and learn them by heart. Look for some images to illustrate them.You can also make drawings yourself. We’ll publish the nicest ones.

Phonetics and pronunciation practicePronun1

We are learning to pronounce English sounds that are a bit difficult for us. Tongue twisters are a fun way to learn!

Try the following tongue twister where you will find sounds we practised during English lessons:

/ ʌ / / æ /     /ɛə/

A big black bug bit a big black bear and made the big

black bear bleed blood

black bug     /blæk b ʌ g/2221167


blood: /blʌd/


black bear

/b læk bɛər/

4 Octubre 2009 - Posted by | exercicis, lenguas, vocabulari

3 comentaris »

  1. Three gray geese in the green grass grazing.
    Gray were the geese and green was the grass.

    Comentari per jilin | 4 Octubre 2009 | Respon

  2. I can can the can but the can can’t can me

    Comentari per Daryl Jade | 4 Octubre 2009 | Respon

  3. lean esto os interesara:


    Tres brujas miran tres relojes. ¿Cuál bruja mira cuál reloj?

    En inglés:
    Three witches watch three Swatch watches. Which witch watch which Swatch watch?

    Comentari per Claudia Puche | 4 Octubre 2009 | Respon

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