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Can you beat your kids at these 30 classic tongue twisters?

How fast can you say these tongue twisters? They may seem easy, but can be quite tricky...and extremely addictive too!

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Twist your tongue around some tricky lines. (Source: Getty Images)

Easy, long or short, alliterative…tongue twisters are fun for every generation. We’ve compiled a list of 30 classic twisters to try with your kids. Check out who can say it fastest and most number of times.

  1. She threw three free throws.
  2. Good blood, bad blood.
  3. Flies fly but a fly flies.
  4. Red lorry, yellow lorry.
  5. Toy boat. Toy boat. Toy boat.
  6. Daddy draws doors.
  7. Gobbling gargoyles gobbled gobbling goblins.
  8. Singing Sally sang songs on sinking sand.
  9. If a dog chews shoes, whose shoes does he choose?
  10. Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers. How many pickled peppers did Peter Piper pick?
  11. How much pot could a pot roast roast, if a pot roast could roast pot.
  12. Six slippery snails, slid slowly seaward.
  13. Imagine an imaginary menagerie manager managing an imaginary menagerie.
  14. Mix a box of mixed biscuits with a boxed biscuit mixer.
  15. Sixth sick sheikh’s sixth sheep is sick.
  16. I scream, you scream, let’s all scream for ice cream!
  17. I saw a kitten eating chicken in the kitchen.
  18. I saw a saw that could outsaw any other saw I ever saw.
  19. A big bug bit the little beetle but the little beetle bit the big bug back.
  20. If a black bug bleeds black blood, what color blood does a blue bug bleed?
  21. If two witches were watching two watches, which witch would watch which watch?
  22. Fred fed Ted bread and Ted fed Fred bread.
  23. Twelve twins twirled twelve twigs.
  24. Green glass globes glow greenly .
  25. A slimy snake slithered down the sandy Sahara.
  26. Betty bought a bit of butter | But she said this bit of butter’s bitter | But a bit of better butter mixed with this butter might just make my bit of bitter butter better | So Betty bought a bit of better butter to make her bitter butter better
  27. I saw Susie sitting in a shoe shine shop | Where she shines, she sits, and where she sits, she shines
  28. How much wood would a woodchuck chuck if the woodchuck could chuck wood? | He would chuck as much wood as a woodchuck would | If a woodchuck could chuck wood.
  29. I thought a thought | But the thought I thought wasn’t the thought I thought I thought. | If the thought I thought I thought had been the thought I thought | I wouldn’t have thought so much.
  30. Black background, brown background | Brown background, black background | Background background, black, black, brown, brown.