01 January 2000

TONGUE TWISTERS / PATTERS

  • She sells seashells by the seashore
  • How can a clam cram in a clean cream can?
  • I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream
  • I saw Susie sitting in a shoeshine shop. Susie works in a shoeshine shop. Where she shines she sits, and where she sits she shines
  • Fuzzy Wuzzy was a bear. Fuzzy Wuzzy had no hair. Fuzzy Wuzzy wasn’t fuzzy, was he?
  • Can you can a can as a canner can can a can?
  • I have got a date at a quarter to eight; I’ll see you at the gate, so don’t be late
  • You know New York, you need New York, you know you need unique New York
  • I saw a kitten eating chicken in the kitchen
  • If a dog chews shoes, whose shoes does he choose?
  • I thought I thought of thinking of thanking you
  • I wish to wash my Irish wristwatch
  • Near an ear, a nearer ear, a nearly eerie ear
  • Eddie edited it
  • Willie’s really weary
  • A big black bear sat on a big black rug
  • Tom threw Tim three thumbtacks
  • He threw three free throws
  • So, this is the sushi chef
  • Four fine fresh fish for you
  • Wayne went to wales to watch walruses
  • We surely shall see the sun shine soon
  • Which wristwatches are Swiss wristwatches?
  • Fred fed Ted bread, and Ted fed Fred bread
  • I slit the sheet, the sheet I slit, and on the slitted sheet I sit
  • A skunk sat on a stump and thunk the stump stunk, but the stump thunk the skunk stunk
  • Lesser leather never weathered wetter weather better
  • Betty Botter bought some butter, but she said the butter's bitter
  • How much wood would a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood?