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Oh, Say Can You Say? by Theodor Seuss Geisel
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Oh, Say Can You Say? (original 1979; edition 1979)

by Theodor Seuss Geisel (Author)

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A collection of nonsensical tongue twisters.
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Title:Oh, Say Can You Say?
Authors:Theodor Seuss Geisel (Author)
Info:Random House Books for Young Readers (1979), Edition: 1st Edition, 48 pages
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Oh Say Can You Say? by Dr. Suess (1979)

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I guess kids are meant to find this book of tongue twisters challenging, but honestly I've seen much better from Seuss. His language is usually what sets him apart, but made up words don't really add to tongue twisters as much as they just confuse. At least Seuss's illustrations were decent, otherwise I would have to write this book off entirely as not deserving to be part of the Seuss oeuvre! ( )
  JaimieRiella | Feb 25, 2021 |
Love! So many fun and challenging tongue twisting rhymes.
  Jennifer.Russell | Sep 16, 2019 |
Beginning readers are sure to giggle over the absurd rhyming tongue twisters in this hilarious vocabulary-building book. Grown-ups are encouraged to read these rhymes aloud to their young readers and prepare themselves for non-stop laughter as the youngsters learn that reading can be more fun than they ever imagined.

Highly recommended. ( )
  jfe16 | May 8, 2018 |
Who doesn't love a good tongue twister? Especially one written by Dr. Seuss!

Another great book from my childhood revisited as I organize my bookshelves. ( )
  regularguy5mb | Feb 26, 2018 |
Full of laughs and giggles as we worked our way carefully through these memory-filled tongue twisters. ( )
  lissabeth21 | Oct 3, 2017 |
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Said a book-reading parrot named Hooey,
"The words in this book are all phooey.
When you say them, your lips
will make slips and back flips
and your tongue may end up in Saint Looey!"
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