https://www.duolingo.com/DarkLugia5

Does anyone know any good tongue twisters in French?

I enjoy tongue twisters, and I thought it would be fun to maybe have a competition for who could make the hardest tongue twister in French. If you don't know any in French specifically, you can share one you know in another language. I'll do the first one.

Je suis ce que je suis, et si je suis ce que je suis, qu’est-ce que je suis ?

August 5, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/mketch

Le vert ver va vers le verre vert. (The green worm goes toward the green glass)

August 5, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/elizadeux

Le pêcher empêche le pêcheur de pêcher.

August 5, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Prenom.Pierre

La pie niche haut et l'oie niche bas, où l'hibou niche-t-il ? L'hibou niche ni haut ni bas, l'hibou n'niche pas !

August 5, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Posey1235

Un chasseur sachant chasser sait chasser sans son chien.

August 5, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Posey1235

Les chaussettes de l'Archiduchesse sont-elles sèches, archi-sèches ?

August 5, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/MasterOfBooks

Si mon tonton ton ton tonton ton tonton sera tondue. Not really a tongue twister but its fun to say

August 6, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/DeborahWin6

There all so different, some can be funny if not risky, I like the french ones as its good practice for me. Well done for this discussion. I was tempted to do the saucey ones. (wasn't sure they would be appropriate) So the ( pheasant plucker) will just have to wait for another time so can we have more in any language as it will benefit us all. Anything's got to be better than telling some one in French you wish you was there shoes (do people really say that) !!!! So more please an well done

August 6, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Prenom.Pierre

Si six scies scient six cyprès, six cent-six scies scient six cent-six cyprès.

August 6, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/DarkLugia5

Thank you! I thought it would be a fun idea. I guess it was!^_^

August 6, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/keenandavis

Dinon dîna dit-on du dos d'un dodu dindon. Didon dîna dit-on de dix dos dodus de dix dodus dindons.

August 6, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/DeborahWin6

I'd like a proper cup of coffee from a proper copper coffee pot, if you haven't got coffee in a proper copper coffee pot, then I think I'll have tea.

August 5, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/DeborahWin6

She sells sea shells on the sea shore.

August 5, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/DeborahWin6

An my favourite. Peter piper picked a peck of pickled pepper, if Peter piper picked a peck of pickled pepper, where's the peck of pickled pepper Peter piper picked.

August 5, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/LauraNeill2

Too difficult for me!

August 5, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/DarkLugia5

Wow, everyone has such good ones. I feel like mine isn't that good compared to all of yours.

August 5, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Arren01

« Si mon tonton tond ton tonton, ton tonton sera tondu » (If my uncle shaves your uncle, your uncle will be shaved) (tond --> tondre. It means to shave [with an electric device])

August 7, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Zashs

Il était une fois, une marchande de foie, qui se dit:"ma foi! C'est bien la première fois et la dernière fois que je vends du foie dans la ville de Foix.

August 9, 2017
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