"Polly, put the kettle on,"

By Mother Goose Mother Goose
Polly, put the kettle on,
Polly, put the kettle on,
Polly, put the kettle on,
We'll all have tea.

Sukey, take it off again,
Sukey, take it off again,
Sukey, take it off again,
They've all gone away.

Source: The Dorling Kindersley Book of Nursery Rhymes (2000)

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Poet Mother Goose

Subjects Activities, Eating & Drinking

Poetic Terms Nursery Rhymes

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