Tongue twisters are sequence of words, which are meant to confuse your brain and thus making them difficult to repeat quickly. They rely on sounds that are alliterative, that is sounds that share same first consonant. Hence, becoming tricky to pronounce quickly and clearly.

Tongue twisters have been around for ages and children just love them. It is easy to bond with children over these tongue twisters. The reason is simple: tongue twisters are fun, silly and amusing.

Why Do Tongue Twisters Matters for Kids?

Besides their entertainment value, tongue twisters for kids are great for their punctuation and speech. They help your child strengthen their speech muscles. Thus, making their speech clearer.

Tongue twisters improve fluency of speech as well. With younger children, they help you identify the sounds that are tricky for them. And if you combine them with riddles, that increases their curiosity quotient! So all in all, they are complete package of fun conjoined with speech therapy.

30 Best Tongue Twisters for Kids

tongue twisters for kids

2. She sells seashells on the seashore.

3. The blue bluebird blinks.

4. He threw three free throws.

tongue twisters for kids

6. If a dog chews shoes, whose shoes does he choose?

7. Nine nimble noblemen nibbling nuts.

8. A sailor went to sea to see, what he could see. And all he could see was sea, sea, sea.tongue twisters for kids

10. Crisp crusts crackle and crunch.

11. Fred fed Ted bread and Ted fed Fred bread

12. If you want to buy, buy, if you don’t want to buy, bye bye!’

13. Cooks cook cupcakes quickly.

tongue twisters for kids

15. Fresh fried fish, fish fresh fried, fried fish fresh, fish fried fresh.

16. Five frantic frogs fled from fifty fierce fishes.

17. Clean clams crammed in clean cans.

tongue twisters for kids

19. Kitty caught the kitten in the kitchen.

20. I can think of six thin things, but I can think of six thick things too.

21. Zebras zig and zebras zag.

22. Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers

23. Betty and Bob brought back blue balloons from the big bazaar.

24. Whether the weather is warm, whether the weather is hot, we have to put up with the weather, whether we like it or not.

tongue twisters for kids

26. Red leather, yellow leather.

27. Not these things here, but those things there.

28. Bad money, mad bunny.

29. Freshly-fried flying fish.

30. Tommy Tucker tried to tie.


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