What are the benefits of Tongue Twisters?

  1. They are fun!

  2. They are hard!

  3. They improve your pronunciation!

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Tongue twisters are a great way to practice and improve pronunciation and fluency. They can also help to improve accents by using alliteration, which is the repetition of one sound. They’re not just for kids, but are also used by actors, politicians, and public speakers who want to sound clear when speaking. Below, you will find some of the most popular English tongue twisters. Say them as quickly as you can. If you can master them, you will be a much more confident speaker.

  1. 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?

  1. Betty Botter bought some butter

But she said the 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 batter better

So ‘twas better Betty Botter bought a bit of better butter

  1. How much wood would a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood?

He would chuck, he would, as much as he could, and chuck as much wood

As a woodchuck would if a woodchuck could chuck wood

  1. She sells seashells by the seashore
  2. How can a clam cram in a clean cream can?
  3. I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream
  4. I saw Susie sitting in a shoeshine shop
  5. Susie works in a shoeshine shop. Where she shines she sits, and where she sits she shines
  6. Fuzzy Wuzzy was a bear. Fuzzy Wuzzy had no hair. Fuzzy Wuzzy wasn’t fuzzy, was he?
  7. Can you can a can as a canner can can a can?
  8. I have got a date at a quarter to eight; I’ll see you at the gate, so don’t be late
  9. You know New York, you need New York, you know you need unique New York
  10. I saw a kitten eating chicken in the kitchen
  11. If a dog chews shoes, whose shoes does he choose?
  12. I thought I thought of thinking of thanking you
  13. I wish to wash my Irish wristwatch
  14. Near an ear, a nearer ear, a nearly eerie ear
  15. Eddie edited it
  16. Willie’s really weary
  17. A big black bear sat on a big black rug
  18. Tom threw Tim three thumbtacks
  19. He threw three free throws
  20. Nine nice night nurses nursing nicely
  21. So, this is the sushi chef
  22. Four fine fresh fish for you
  23. Wayne went to wales to watch walruses
  24. Six sticky skeletons (x3)
  25. Which witch is which? (x3)
  26. Snap crackle pop (x3)
  27. Flash message (x3)
  28. Red Buick, blue Buick (x3)
  29. Red lorry, yellow lorry (x3)
  30. Thin sticks, thick bricks (x3)
  31. Stupid superstition (x3)
  32. Eleven benevolent elephants (x3)
  33. Two tried and true tridents (x3)
  34. Rolling red wagons (x3)
  35. Black back bat (x3)
  36. She sees cheese (x3)
  37. Truly rural (x3)
  38. Good blood, bad blood (x3)
  39. Pre-shrunk silk shirts (x3)
  40. Ed had edited it. (x3)
  41. We surely shall see the sun shine soon
  42. Which wristwatches are Swiss wristwatches?
  43. Fred fed Ted bread, and Ted fed Fred bread
  44. I slit the sheet, the sheet I slit, and on the slitted sheet I sit
  45. A skunk sat on a stump and thunk the stump stunk, but the stump thunk the skunk stunk
  46. Lesser leather never weathered wetter weather better
  47. Of all the vids I’ve ever viewed, I’ve never viewed a vid as valued as Alex’s engVid vid

Links:

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Source:

http://www.engvid.com/english-resource/50-tongue-twisters-improve-pronunciation/

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