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Two Little Tigers Song

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ID: 0540 Newbie
"TIGER, tiger, burning bright, in the forests of the night, what immortal hand or eye could frame thy fearful symmetry?" In the distant post-apocalyptic future, cultural disputes will be resolved through Thunderdome/Survivor showdowns. And when that happens William Blake is in big trouble. Because no matter how good his scansion, roughly a fifth of the world's population knows the little tiger ditty in our podcast by heart. Why it sounds like Frère Jacques is beyond us, but here it is: ChinesePod presents the tiger song, in Mandarin Chinese.
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SIMPLIFIED PINYIN ENGLISH  
老虎 lǎohǔ tiger
pǎo to run
kuài quickly
眼睛 yǎnjing eye
两只老虎,两只老虎,
liǎng zhī lǎohǔ ,liǎng zhī lǎohǔ ,
Two tigers, two tigers,
跑得快,跑得快。
pǎo de kuài ,pǎo de kuài 。
Running fast, running fast.
一只没有眼睛,
yī zhī méiyǒu yǎnjing ,
One has no eyes.
一只没有耳朵,
yī zhī méiyǒu ěrduo ,
The other has no ears.
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