The Crazy World of Tongue Twisters!

Kei Quinal

Grammar — Beginner Level
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Complete each sentence choosing the correct option

Tongue Twister 1: “Can you can a canned can into an un-canned can like a canner can can a canned can into an un-canned can?”

Tongue Twister 2: “Thirty-three thirsty, thundering thoroughbreds thumped Mr. Thurber on Thursday.”

Tongue Twister 3: “Six sleek swans swam swiftly southwards.”

Tongue Twister 4: “Brisk brave brigadiers brandished broad bright blades, blunderbusses, and bludgeons—balancing them badly.”

Tongue Twister 5: "Pad kid poured curd pulled cod."
  1. The new student got a perfect score during the Tongue Twister performance. He   like Tongue Twisters a lot.

  2. "   there be any easier way to say the third tongue twister?" asked Gina to one of her classmates.

  3. "You   practice saying the tongue twisters in front of a mirror every morning" answered Ms. Smith, the English teacher.

  4. She adds, "If you practice every morning, your pronunciation   improve."

  5. Most students   say familiar tongue twisters like ""She sells seashells by the seashore."


Practice your writing skills by discussing the questions below

  1. Have you tried saying Tongue Twisters in your English classes before?

  2. What English tongue twister can you perfectly say?

  3. Do you have tongue twisters in your native language? If yes, please give an example.

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