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Английские скороговорки

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A big black bug bit a big black bear and made the big black bear bleed blood.
 

A box of biscuits, a box of mixed biscuits, and a biscuit mixer.

 

A flea and a fly flew up in a flue. Said the flea, «Let us fly!» Said the fly, «Let us flee!» So they flew through a flaw in the flue.
 

A noisy noise annoys an oyster most.

 
A peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked.

 

A rough-coated, dough-faced, thoughtful ploughman strode through the streets of

 

A twister of twists once twisted a twist.
and the twist that he twisted was a three twisted twist.
now in twisting this twist, if a twist should untwist,
would the twist that untwisted untwist the twists.

 

A skunk sat on a stump and thunk the stump thunk, but the stump thunk the skunk stunk.

 
A thousand thistles King Thistle stuck in the thistle of his thumb.

 

A Tudor who tooted the flute tried to tutor two tooters to toot.

 

A twister of twists once twisted a twist. and the twist that he twisted was a three twisted twist. now in twisting this twist, if a twist should untwist, would the twist that untwisted untwist the twists.

 

A woodchuck could chuck as much wood as a woodchuck would chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood.

 
Across a rough road Ray Rag ran.

 
Betty Botter bought some butter but, said she, the butter’s bitter.

 

Betty bought some bitter butter and it made her batter bitter, so Betty bought some better butter to make her bitter batter better.

 

Betty bought some butter, but the butter Betty bought was bitter,so Betty bought some better butter,and the better butter Betty bought was better than the bitter butter Betty bought before!

 

Betty Better bought some butter. «But,» she said, «this butter’s bitter.
If I put it in my batter, it will make my batter bitter.
But a bit of better butter will make my bitter batter better.»
So she bought a bit of better butter and made her bitter batter better.

 

Blake’s black bike’s back brake bracket block broke.

 

But a bit of better butter will make my bitter batter better.

But do not buy too big a toboggan!

 

Can you imagine an imaginary menagerie manager imagining managing an imaginary menagerie?

 

Clowns grow glowing crowns.

 

Don’t spring on the inner-spring this spring or there will be an offspring next spring.

 

Each Easter Eddie eats eighty Easter eggs.

 

Five fat friars frying flat fish.

 

Great gray goats

 

How many thistles did King Thistle stick in the thistle of his thumb?

 

How many yaks could a yak pack pack if a yak pack could pack yaks?

 

How much wood could a woodchuck chuck if a wooodchuck could chuck wood?

 

I am a mother pheasant plucker,

 

I am the best mother pheasant plucker, that ever plucked a mother pheasant!

 

I pluck mother pheasants.

 

I slit a sheet, a sheet I slit, and on that slitted sheet I sit.

 

I thought a thought. But the thought I thought wasn’t the thought I thought I thought.

 

If I put it in my batter, it will make my batter bitter.

 

If King Thistle stuck a thousand thistles in the thistle of his thumb,

 

If Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers,

 

If the thought I thought I thought had been the thought I thought, I wouldn’t have thought so much.

 

If two witches would watch two watches, which witch would watch which watch?

 

If you stick a stock of liquor in your locker it  is slick to stick a lock upon your stock or some joker who is slicker is going to trick you of your liquor if you fail to lock your liquor with a lock.

 

I’m not the fig plucker, nor the fig pluckers’ son, but I’ll pluck figs

 

Irish wristwatch

 

Is it harder to toot or to tutor two tooters to toot?

 

King Thistle stuck a thousand thistles in the thistle of his thumb.

 

Knapsack strap.

 

Miss Smith’s fish-sauce shop seldom sells shellfish.

 

Mr. See owned a saw and Mr Soar owned a seesaw.

 

Mrs Hunt had a country cut front in the front of her country cut pettycoat.

 

Now See’s saw sawed Soar’s seesaw before Soar saw See.

 

One black beetle bled only black blood, the other black beetle bled blue.

 

One-One was a racehorse; Two-Two was one, too.
When One-One won one race, Two-Two won one, too.

 

One smart man, he felt smart.

 

Our shy young sister Suzie shows

 

People pledging plenty of pennies.

 

Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers.
Did Peter Piper pick a peck of pickled peppers?

 

Plain bun, plum bun, bun without plum.

 

Ray Rag ran across a rough road.

 

Red lolly, yellow lolly.

 

Richard’s wretched ratchet wrench.

 

Ripe white wheat reapers reap ripe white wheat right.

 

Rubber baby buggy bumpers.

 

Said the two to the tutor,

 

Say they’d rather sleep in thistles

 

Scarborough; after falling into a slough, he coughed and hiccoughed.

 

She brews a proper cup of coffee in a copper coffee pot.

 

She has a seive of unsifted thistles and a seive of sifted thistles and the seive of unsifted thistles she sifts into the seive of sifted thistles because she is a thistle sifter.

 

She is a thistle sifter.

 

She sees seas slapping shores.

 

She sells sea shells on the seashore.

 

She slits the sheet she sits on.

 

Shy Shelly says she shall sew sheets.

 

Sister Suzie sewing shirts for soldiers

 

Six sick sea-serpents swam the seven seas.

 

Six stick shifts stuck shut.

 

Six thick thistle sticks.

 

So she bought some better butter, better than the bitter butter, put it in her bitter batter, made her bitter batter better.

 

So ’twas better Betty Botter bought some better butter.

 

Some soldiers send epistles

 

Such skill as sewing shirts

 

Sunshine city, sunshine city, sunshine city, …

 

Swan swam over the sea. Swim, swan, swim! Swan swam back again. Well swum, swan!

 

Switch watch, wrist watch.

 

Than the saucy, soft short shirts for soldiers Sister Suzie sews.

 

The batter with the butter is the batter that is better!

 

The big black bug’s blood ran blue.

 

The fish with a grin, pulled the fisherman in; now they’re fishing the fissure for Fischer.

 

The king would sing, about a ring that would go ding.

 

The seashells she sells are seashells she is sure.

 

The sixth sheik’s sixth sheep ‘s sick.

 

The soldier’s shoulder surely hurts!

 

The two-twenty-two train tore through the tunnel.

 

There was a little witch which switched from Chichester to Ipswich.

 

There was a young fisher named Fisher who fished for a fish in a fissure.

 

There’s a sandwich on the sand which was sent by a sane witch.

 

Three smart men, they all felt smart.

 

Till the fig plucker comes.

 

To begin to toboggan first, buy a toboggan.

 

Too big a toboggan is too big a toboggan to buy to begin to toboggan.

 

Twelve twins twirled twelve twigs.

 

Two smart men, they both felt smart.

 

What noise annoys an oyster most?
A noisy noise annoys an oyster most.

 

When a doctor doctors a doctor, does the doctor doing the doctoring doctor as the doctor being doctored wants to be doctored or does the doctor doing the doctoring doctor as he wants to doctor?

 

Whenever the weather is hot.
Whenever the weather is cold.
We’ll whether the weather, whatever the weather,
whether we like it or not.

 

Where is the rough road Ray Rag ran across?

 

Where Molly had had «had had», «had had» had had the teacher’s approval.

 

Where’s the peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked?

 

Which witch wished which wicked wish?