Alphabet Break

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From the book My Hippo Has the Hiccups

I’m learning all my ABC’s.
I’m good at D, E, F and G’s.

I’ve mastered H and I and J,
and memorized the letter K.

I’ve studied L, M, N, and O,
but now I really have to go.

Before I learn one more, you see,
I really must get up to P.

 — Kenn Nesbitt

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Reading Level: Grade 1

Topics: School Poems

Poetic Techniques: Irony, Narrative Poems, Pun Poems, Wordplay


From the Book My Hippo Has the Hiccups

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