May 2016’s Rhyme of the Month: “Tape, Tape Petites Mains” [FRENCH]


Welcome to the Enoch Pratt Free Library State Library Resource Center’s Handy Dandy Rhymes. The rhyme of the month is a French rhyme called “Tape, Tape, petites mains.” Tape, tape, petites mains, Tourne, tourne, petit moulin, Vole, vole, petit oiseau, Nage, nage, petit matelot. Tape, tape, petites mains,
Tourne, tourne, petit moulin,
Vole, vole, petit oiseau,
Nage, nage, petit matelot. And this means:
Clap, clap, little hands,
Round and round, little windmill,
Fly, fly, little bird,
Swim, swim, little sailor.

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