Mastering the tongue-twister
- Pad kid poured curd pulled cod
How to master the tongue-twister.
- Start slowly. Ensure that each word is clear and distinct (both in your mind and verbally.)
- Split the tongue-twister into sections. Practise one section at a time, then try joining two sections together.
- Repeat the tongue-twister until you're comfortable with it.
- Now, gently increase the pace.
Below are some of our favourites:
- Round the rough and rugged rock the ragged rascal rudely ran
- Moses supposes his toeses are roses.
- If a dog chews shoes, whose shoes does he choose?
- I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!
- Whether the weather be fine, or whether the weather be not, Whether the weather be cold, or whether the weather be hot, We’ll weather the weather, Whatever the weather, Whether we like it or not.
- The sixth sick sheik's sixth sheep's sick.
- I wish to wish the wish you wish to wish, but if you wish the wish the witch wishes, I won't wish the wish you wish to wish.
- Red lorry yellow lorry red lorry yellow lorry.
- Peter Piper:-
Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers;
A peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked;
If Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers,
Where's the peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked?
There are many other tongue twisters in English, why not see which ones you can find. Let us know which ones you like and why.