Tongue Twisters in English

Here we have covered all the important and varieties of Tongue-Twisters words and sentences for you to read, study, and practice. By this, you will surely improve your pronunciations and speak even better.

Tongue Twisters

Tongue twisters make a better way of exercise for pronunciation and fluency. They can also help improve utterance by using alliteration, which is the repetition of a sound. This is for every one used by actors, politicians who want to sound clear when conversing. Below, you’ll find some of the most popular English tongue twisters. If you can learn them, you will be a more confident speaker.

tongue twister in english for kids

Tongue-Twisters for Kids

  1. A big black bear sat on a big black rug
  2. A lump of red lead.
  3. A snake sneaks to seek a snack.
  4. Ape cakes, grapes cakes.
  5. Cooks cook cupcakes quickly.
  6. Crisp crust crackles.
  7. Elegant elephants!
  8. Eleven benevolent elephants.
  9. Eleven elves.
  10. Blake the baker bakes black bread.
  11. I scream you scream, we all scream for ice cream.
  12. I thought I thought of thinking of thanking you.
  13. I wish to wash my Irish wristwatch.
  14. Lump of red leather. A red leather lump.
  15. Many an anemone sees an enemy anemone.
  16. The big bug bit the little beetle.
  17. We surely shall see the sunshine soon.
  18. Robert ran rings around the Roman ruins.
  19. Yellow butter, purple jelly, red jam, black bread.
  20. Near an ear, a nearer ear, a nearly eerie ear.
  21. Never notice the nine canines near noon.
  22. New cheese, blue cheese, chew cheese, please.
  23. Picky pickpockets pick-picked pockets.
  24. Top chopstick shops stock top chopsticks.
  25. John Johnson joined jealous Jenny Jerry making apple-jelly.
funny tongue twister in english

Funny Tongue-Twisters

  1. The sad soldier should shoot soon.
  2. The sixth sick sheik’s sixth sheep’s sick.
  3. Vera vocalizes, venting, verbal vanity.
  4. Kinky kite kits. Kinky kite kits. Kinky kite kits.
  5. Susie’s shirt shop sells preshrunk shirts.
  6. Vincent vowed vengeance very vehemently.
  7. Paul, please pause for proper applause.
  8. Linda-Lou Lambert loves lemon lollipop lipgloss.
  9. Gale’s great glass globe glows green.
  10. Horrible Heidi hears hairy Horace holler.
  11. How can a clam cram in a clean cream can?
  12. How hollow Helen Hull hobbles on hills!
  13. Gilbert grabbed a golden globe, giving it to Gilda.
  14. Flat flying fish fly faster than flat flying fleas.
  15. Fred fed Ted bread and Ted fed Fred bread.
  16. Four furious friends fought for the phone.
  17. Eight eager eagles ogled old Edgar.
  18. Elizabeth has eleven elves in her elm tree.
  19. Ere her ear hears her err, her ears err here.
  20. Each Easter Eddie eats eighty Easter eggs.
  21. Crying came the crone creeping from the cold cafe.
  22. Bob bought a bleached blue-beaded blazer.
  23. Betty’s big bunny bobbled by the blueberry bush.
  24. Gobbling gargoyles gobbled gobbling goblins.
  25. The mind mixed a medicine mixture.
  26. The glum groom grew glummer.
  27. The wild wind whipped White from the wharf.
  28. I looked right at Larry’s rally and left in a hurry.
  29. I saw a kitten eating chicken in the kitchen.
  30. James jostled Jean while Jean jostled Joan.
  31. Yolanda’s yellow yogurt yields a yummy yearning yen.
  32. The coat from the coast cost more than the most.
  33. The fickle finger of fate flips fat frogs flat.
  34. Jean, Joan, George, and Gerald judged generally.
  35. Justin jumping joyously joined in Johnna’s jubilee.
  36. Fuzzy Wuzzy was a bear. Fuzzy Wuzzy had no hair. Fuzzy Wuzzy wasn’t fuzzy, was he?
  37. Harry the hungry, hungry hippo is happily eating ham in his house.
  38. If a dog chews shoes, whose shoes does he choose?
  39. If I assist a sister’s assistant, will the sister’s sister’s assistant assist me?
  40. Might Mike makes marvelous munchies for Mary, Mitch, and me.
  41. Mummies munch much mush; Monsters munch much mush; Many mummies and monsters 
  42. Victor’s friend Vincent rinsed his vests in vinegar.
  43. Myrtle made moist, Mango muffins mostly meant for Mina.
  44. Naughty nighthawks noisily, narrowly neared Nina.
  45. Ninety-nine knitted knick-nacks were nicked by ninety-nine knitted knick-nack nickers.
  46. No need to light a night-light On a light night like tonight.
  47. Please prepare the paired pared pears near the unprepared pears near the pool.
  48. Reading Bells ring rapidly and reeds rustle around rivers.
  49. Rita reads reciting Robert’s rules to raw rookies.
  50. Frieda flamboyantly fluttered to the famous Flower Fair.
  51. Can an active actor always actually act accurately?
  52. Can you can a can as a canner can can a can?
  53. Six sick hicks nick six slick bricks with picks and sticks.
  54. Six sleek swans swam swiftly southwards.
  55. Which witch switched the Swiss wristwatches?
  56. William wonders what went wrong with Witchy’s wicked ways.
  57. The 33 thieves thought that they thrilled the throne throughout Thursday.
  58. The chic Sikh’s sixty-sixth sheep is sick.
  59. The great Greek grape growers grow great Greek grapes.
  60. The octopus and Oliver went to the opera in October.
  61. You’re yacking and yawning and unusually annoying.
  62. Young Yolanda Yates loves yellow yoyos, yogurt, and yummy yams.
  63. ‘I wish to wish the wish you wish to wish, but if you wish the wish the witch wishes, I won’t wish the wish you wish to wish.’
  64. If practice makes perfect and perfect needs practice, I’m perfectly practiced and practically perfect.
  65. Peter poorly penniless prepares a peekish pout.
  66. Picky people pick Peter Pan Peanut-Butter, ’tis the peanut-butter picky people pick.
  67. Wally Winkle wriggles his white, wrinkled wig.
  68. Warm, whispering winds fill woodland waves.
  69. Wayne went to wales to watch walruses.
  70. If you must cross a course cross cow across a crowded cow crossing, cross the cross coarse cow across the crowded cow crossing carefully.
  71. I thought a thought. But the thought I thought wasn’t the thought I thought. If the thought I thought had been the thought I thought, I wouldn’t have thought I thought.
  72. You know New York, you need New York, you know you need unique New York.
  73. Underneath uncle Umby’s umbrella is uncle Umby’s ugly unicorn hat!
  74. Undertook was the hardest undertaking the undertaker ever undertook to undertake.
  75. An Anteater ate Andy Alligator’s apples, so angry Andy Alligator ate an Anteater’s ants.
short tongue twister in english

Short Tongue-Twisters

  1. A chapped chap chopped chips.
  2. A dozen dim ding-dongs.
  3. A flea and a fly flew up in a flue.
  4. A gentle judge judges justly.
  5. A happy hippo hopped and hiccupped.
  6. A pessimistic pest exists amidst us.
  7. A proper copper coffee pot.
  8. A really leery Larry rolls readily to the road.
  9. A shapeless sash sags slowly.
  10. An agile, angry ape addled up the avenue.
  11. Awful old Ollie oils oily autos.
  12. Bake big batches of bitter brown bread.
  13. Billy’s big black-and-blue blister bled.
  14. Black back bat.
  15. Blair’s blue boots are beautiful.
  16. Blue bluebird.
  17. Clean clams crammed in clean cans.
  18. Clones on the phone own drones.
  19. Daddy does not dig different dances!
  20. Daddy Draws Doors.
  21. Do drop in at the Dewdrop Inn.
  22. Double bubble gum, bubbles double.
  23. Black background, brown background.
  24. Ex-egg examiner.
  25. Fix Mike’s kite, feed Meg’s hen.
  26. Flash message.
  27. Four fine fresh fish for you.
  28. Fran feeds fish fresh fish food.
  29. Francis fries fresh fish fillets.
  30. Freckle-faced Freddie fidgets.
  31. Fresh French fried fly fritters.
  32. Fresh fried fish.
  33. Friendly fleas and fireflies.
  34. Good blood, bad blood
  35. Granny’s gray goose goes last.
  36. Great gray geese graze gaily daily.
  37. Green glass globes glow greenly.
  38. He threw three free throws.
  39. Heed the head henpecker!
  40. Hiccup teacup!
  41. Kick Kip, keep Kip’s kin.
  42. Kick six sticks quick.
  43. Kiss her quick!
  44. Kitten in the kitchen.
  45. Larry sent the latter a letter later.
  46. Lead lid, lead led the deal.
  47. Lemon-lime liniment.
  48. Let lame lambs live.
  49. Literally literary.
  50. Zithers slither slowly south.
  51. Zizzi’s zippy zipper zips.
  52. X-ray checks clear chests.
  53. Really leery, rarely Larry.
  54. Red Buick, blue Buick.
  55. Red lorry, yellow lorry.
  56. Rex wrecks wet rocks.
  57. Missing mixture measure.
  58. Much mashed mushrooms.
  59. Nick knits Nixon’s knickers.
  60. Pre-shrunk silk shirts.
  61. Quickest kiss.
  62. Raise Ruth’s red roof.
  63. Mick’s men met Mike’s team.
  64. Pad kid poured curd pulled cod.
  65. Pick six beaks, seek big peeks.
  66. Six sticky skeletons.
  67. Sixty-six sick six-shooters.
  68. Snap crackle pop.
  69. Specific Pacific.
  70. Spread it thick, say it quick!
  71. Spread it thicker, say it quicker!
  72. Stupid superstition.
  73. Tacky tractor-trailer trucks.
  74. Must munch much mush.
  75. Seventy-seven benevolent elephants.
  76. She sees cheese.
  77. She sells seashells by the seashore.
  78. Sheena leads, Sheila needs.
  79. Six Czech cricket critics.
  80. Rubber baby buggy bumpers.
  81. Scissors sizzle, thistles sizzle.
  82. Selfish shellfish.
  83. Rolling red wagons.
  84. Thrash the thickset thug!
  85. Three free throws.
  86. Tie twine to three tree twigs.
  87. They threw three thick things.
  88. Thin sticks, thick bricks.
  89. Which witch is which?
  90. Violet is very vivacious.
  91. Unique New York!
  92. Urgent detergent!
  93. Valuable valley villas.
  94. Truly rural.
  95. Twelve twins twirled twelve twigs.
  96. Two tried and true tridents.
  97. The U. S. twin-screw cruiser.
  98. The view over Dover is overly vivid.
  99. Willy’s real rear wheel.
  100. A knapsack strap.

Tongue-Twisters for All

  1. Andrea and Andrew ate eight acid apples accidentally.
  2. The bottom of the butter bucket is the buttered bucket bottom.
  3. “Beware,” the bee buzzed boisterously, “Beware the bitter brew.”
  4. A cheeky chimp chucked cheap chocolate chips in the cheap chocolate chip shop.
  5. A skunk sat on a stump and thunk the stump stunk, but the stump thunk the skunk stunk
  6. Any noise annoys an oyster but a noisy noise annoys an oyster more.
  7. Harry’s hurting heart healed whole, he hands his heart to Hilda.
  8. How many yaks could a yak pack, pack if a yak pack could pack yaks?
  9. How much dew could a dewdrop drop if a dewdrop did drop dew?
  10. How much wood would a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood?
  11. I have got a date at a quarter to eight; I’ll see you at the gate, so don’t be late.
  12. I slit the sheet, the sheet I slit, and on the slitted sheet, I sit.
  13. If you notice this notice, you will notice that this notice is not worth noticing.
  14. Imagine an imaginary menagerie manager managing an imaginary menagerie.
  15. Inside Inez’s instincts indicated infamy.
  16. Keenly keeping Kate off-keel, Kurt kicked Katie’s kite.
  17. Little Lillian lets lazy lizards lie along with the lily pads.
  18. Lou Lou licked on lollipops while Larry lit a light.
  19. Of all the vids I’ve ever viewed, I’ve never viewed a vid as valued as Alex’s engVid vid
  20. Omit the stone oval at home in the zone.
  21. Ostentatious over ovens, Oswald ordered out.
  22. Peter poked a poker at the piper, so the piper poked pepper at Peter.
  23. Rory the warrior and Roger the worrier were reared wrongly in a rural brewery.
  24. Rory’s lawn rake rarely rakes really right.
  25. Round and round the rugged rocks the ragged rascal ran.
  26. Send toast to ten tense stout saints’ ten tall tents.
  27. Seven slick, slimy snakes sliding slowly southward.
  28. Doubting Dan decided daring do’s don’t save the day.
  29. Silly Sammy seagull searching slowly swoops sideways.
  30. Lesser leather never weathered wetter weather better.
  31. The thirty-three thieves thought that they thrilled the throne throughout Thursday.
  32. Quails quoted a quandary quickly quarrel qualities.
  33. Thirty-three thousand feathers on a thrushes throat.
  34. Two-toned Thomas talks to Tiny Tony toting trays.
  35. Uma utters undiscovered, “Uphold unity.”
  36. Wee Willy Winkie went walking in the wet wood.
  37. Wilson whittles well-whittled wood whittle by whittle.
  38. Xander examines xylophones while xeroxing x-rays.
  39. Zachary’s zenith zones on the zodiac and zen.
  40. 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?
  41. An undertaker undertook to undertake an undertaking. The undertaking that the undertaker undertook was the hardest undertaking the undertaker ever undertook to undertake.
  42. One-one was a racehorse. Two-two was one too. One-one won one race. Two-two won one too. 
  43. “Surely Sylvia swims!” shrieked Sammy surprised. “Someone should show Sylvia some strokes so she shall not sink.”
  44. If you must cross a course cross cow across a crowded cow crossing, cross the cross coarse cow across the crowded cow crossing carefully.
  45. How much ground would a groundhog hog, if a groundhog could hog ground? A groundhog would hog all the ground he could hog if a groundhog could hog ground.