Speak When This Way Talk Do I

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From the book My Dog Likes to Disco

Speak when this way talk do I
so, if converse do we,
you’ll talk to need to this way try
to talk with have a me.

It strange may somewhat first at sound
but for it try a bit.
It’s this way fun I’ve talk to found.
I’ve done my life all it.

It’s understand to hard know I
but and you’ll try it see.
If sideways talk you can to try,
it’s talk with fun to me.

 — Kenn Nesbitt

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Reading Level: Grade 2

Topics: Wacky Weirdness, Wordplay

Poetic Techniques: Nonsense Poems, Rhyme Schemes, Wordplay


From the Book My Dog Likes to Disco

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