Подборка из 10 потешек на английском языке для малышей.

1. Английская потешка «Hey, Diddle, Diddle»

Hey diddle, diddle,
The cat and the fiddle.
The cow jumped over the moon,
The little dog laughed to see such sport,
And the dish ran away with the spoon.

2. Текст потешки «Incy Wincy Spider»

(Or Itsy BitsySpider)
Incy wincy spider,
Climbed up the water spout.
Down came the rain,
And washed poor Incy out.

Out came the sunshine,
And dried up all the rain,
And Incy wincy spider,
Climbed up the spout again.

3. Английская рифмовка «Jack and Jill»

Jack and Jill went up the hill
To fetch a pail of water;
Jack fell down and broke his crown
And Jill came tumbling after.

Up Jack got and down he trot
As fast as he could caper;
And went to bed to mend his head
With vinegar and brown paper.

4. Английская потешка «Pat-A-Cake»

Pat-a-cake, pat-a-cake, baker’s man,
Bake me a cake as fast as you can.
Pat it and prick it and mark it with B
Put it in the oven for baby and me.

5. Детская потешка «Pussycat, Pussycat»

Pussycat, pussycat, where have you been?
I’ve been to London to visit the Queen.
Pussycat, pussycat, what did you there?
I frightened a little mouse under her chair.

6. Текст английской потешки «This Little Piggy»

This little piggy went to market,
This little piggy stayed at home,
This little piggy had roast beef,
This little piggy had none;
And this little piggy cried,
‘Wee-wee-wee’, all the way home!

7. Английская потешка «Baa, Baa, Black Sheep»

Baa, ba,a black sheep,
Have you any wool?
Yes sir, yes sir,
Three bags full.
One for my master,
And one for my dame,
And one for the little boy
Who lives down the lane.

8. Потешка для малышей «Hickory, Dickory, Dock»

Hickory, dickory, dock.
The mouse ran up the clock,
The clock struck one,
The mouse ran down,
Hickory, dickory, dock.

9. Классическая потешка «Humpty Dumpty»

Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall,
Humpty Dumpty had a great fall.
All the king’s horses and all the King’s men,
Couldn’t put Humpty together again.

10. Слова потешки «I’m a Little Teapot»

I’m a little teapot
Short and stout
Here is my handle
Here is my spout

When I get all steamed up
Hear me shout
«Tip me over
and pour me out!»