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Nimuae
16th November 2006, 20:13
OK - grab a cup of tea/coffee - sit back and relax - let your mind wander back to childhood - and see if you can identify these Nursery Rhymes by their first lines ! Warning: One is a red herring ! Results later.

1. GGG.
2. BBBS
3. DDB
4. AFHWAWG
5. GPPAP
6. HDD
7. WWWRTTT
8. HDSOAW
9. IHALNT
10. JAJWUTH
11. JBN
12. LBBHLHS
13. LBB
14. LJH
15. LMM
16. LPF
17. LTT
18. LBIFD
19. SG
20. SASOS
21. PPTKO
22. TLPWTM
23. MMQC
24. DDDMSJ
25. ILLP
26. LBDD
27. LLLHP
28. MMSINS
29. OMH
30. OKC
31. RADD
32. OAL
33. PPPAPOPP
34. RACHTBC
35. TWAOWWLIAS
36. SSMD
37. SSMAP
38 TTTPS
40. TMTM

Nimuae
16th November 2006, 20:20
I'll be generous and give the first one: Goosey, Goosey, Gander.

sphinx
16th November 2006, 21:35
OK - grab a cup of tea/coffee - sit back and relax - let your mind wander back to childhood - and see if you can identify these Nursery Rhymes by their first lines ! Warning: One is a red herring ! Results later.

1. GGG.........(Goosey goosey gander)
2. BBBS...............Baa baa black sheep
3. DDB.............Ding dong bell
4. AFHWAWG
5. GPPAP...............Georgie Porgie pudding and pie
6. HDD............Hey diddle diddle
7. WWWRTTT........Wee willie winkie runs through the town
8. HDSOAW
9. IHALNT.........I had a little nut tree
10. JAJWUTH......Jack and Jill went up the hill
11. JBN...........Jack be nimble
12. LBBHLHS
13. LBB
14. LJH
15. LMM
16. LPF
17. LTT..........Little tommy Tucker
18. LBIFD
19. SG
20. SASOS.............Sing a song of sixpence
21. PPTKO............Polly put the Kettle on
22. TLPWTM
23. MMQC...............Mary Mary Quite Contrary
24. DDDMSJ
25. ILLP
26. LBDD
27. LLLHP
28. MMSINS
29. OMH
30. OKC...........Old King Cole
31. RADD
32. OAL
33. PPPAPOPP...........Peter piper picked a peck of pickled peppers
34. RACHTBC..................Ride a Cock Horse
35. TWAOWWLIAS
36. SSMD
37. SSMAP......Simple simon met a pieman
38 TTTPS...........Tom, tom, the piper's son
40. TMTM.......To market to market



LOL....I think I know them all, so have done some of the very easy ones, and will leave some for others to have a go. :yup2:

Nimuae
16th November 2006, 22:04
Have I made it too easy Sphinx ?

sphinx
16th November 2006, 22:06
Have I made it too easy Sphinx ?
No, I don't think so....I just happen to be an expert of Nursery Rhymes. :D :D


It seems like nobody else knows any.....:head:

Well not yet....plenty of time though! :D

Dordie
16th November 2006, 22:08
13 Little Bo peep
14 Little Jack Horner.

Nimuae
16th November 2006, 22:11
13 Little Bo peep
14 Little Jack Horner.


Correct.

Nimuae
16th November 2006, 22:12
1. GGG.........(Goosey goosey gander)
2. BBBS...............Baa baa black sheep
3. DDB.............Ding dong bell
4. AFHWAWG
5. GPPAP...............Georgie Porgie pudding and pie
6. HDD............Hey diddle diddle
7. WWWRTTT........Wee willie winkie runs through the town
8. HDSOAW
9. IHALNT.........I had a little nut tree
10. JAJWUTH......Jack and Jill went up the hill
11. JBN...........Jack be nimble
12. LBBHLHS
13. LBB
14. LJH
15. LMM
16. LPF
17. LTT..........Little tommy Tucker
18. LBIFD
19. SG
20. SASOS.............Sing a song of sixpence
21. PPTKO............Polly put the Kettle on
22. TLPWTM
23. MMQC...............Mary Mary Quite Contrary
24. DDDMSJ
25. ILLP
26. LBDD
27. LLLHP
28. MMSINS
29. OMH
30. OKC...........Old King Cole
31. RADD
32. OAL
33. PPPAPOPP...........Peter piper picked a peck of pickled peppers
34. RACHTBC..................Ride a Cock Horse
35. TWAOWWLIAS
36. SSMD
37. SSMAP......Simple simon met a pieman
38 TTTPS...........Tom, tom, the piper's son
40. TMTM.......To market to market



LOL....I think I know them all, so have done some of the very easy ones, and will leave some for others to have a go. :yup2:

All correct.

Sturmey
16th November 2006, 22:16
15 Little Miss Muffet.

Sturmey
16th November 2006, 22:17
29 Old Mother Hubbard

happydaze
16th November 2006, 22:41
OK - grab a cup of tea/coffee - sit back and relax - let your mind wander back to childhood - and see if you can identify these Nursery Rhymes by their first lines ! Warning: One is a red herring ! Results later.

1. GGG.
2. BBBS
3. DDB
4. AFHWAWG
5. GPPAP
6. HDD
7. WWWRTTT
8. HDSOAW
9. IHALNT
10. JAJWUTH
11. JBN
12. LBBHLHS
13. LBB
14. LJH
15. LMM
16. LPF
17. LTT
18. LBIFD
19. SG
20. SASOS
21. PPTKO
22. TLPWTM
23. MMQC
24. DDDMSJ
25. ILLP
26. LBDD
27. LLLHP
28. MMSINS
29. OMH
30. OKC
31. RADD
32. OAL
33. PPPAPOPP
34. RACHTBC
35. TWAOWWLIAS
36. SSMD
37. SSMAP
38 TTTPS
40. TMTM


You must have written the Sowpods dicktionary darlin.:hair:

Rabbit
16th November 2006, 23:05
8. HDSOAW. Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall
12. LBBHLHS. Little Bo Peep has lost her sheep
16. LPF. Little Polly Flinders
19. SG. Solomon Grundy
22. TLPWTM. This little piggy went to market
24. DDDMSJ. Diddle diddle dumpling my son John
25. ILLP. I love little pussy
31. RADD. Rub A Dub Dub
35. TWAOWWLIAS. There was an old woman who lived in a shoe
36. SSMD. See Saw Marjorie Daw

Nimuae
16th November 2006, 23:19
29 Old Mother Hubbard

Both correct Sturmey

Nimuae
16th November 2006, 23:21
8. HDSOAW. Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall
12. LBBHLHS. Little Bo Peep has lost her sheep
16. LPF. Little Polly Flinders
19. SG. Solomon Grundy
22. TLPWTM. This little piggy went to market
24. DDDMSJ. Diddle diddle dumpling my son John
25. ILLP. I love little pussy
31. RADD. Rub A Dub Dub
35. TWAOWWLIAS. There was an old woman who lived in a shoe
36. SSMD. See Saw Marjorie Daw


All correct Rabbit

Nimuae
16th November 2006, 23:25
Only 7 left to guess !

Rem_Ember_Q7
16th November 2006, 23:33
4. a frog he would a wooing go

lynlegs
16th November 2006, 23:38
No, I don't think so....I just happen to be an expert of Nursery Rhymes. :D :D


It seems like nobody else knows any.....:head:

Well not yet....plenty of time though! :D

you got the same book as me CHEAT

Fairy_Nuff
17th November 2006, 10:38
18. LBIFD - London bridge is falling down.


I'll have to think about the others :D

Nimuae
17th November 2006, 11:32
4. a frog he would a wooing go


Correct - and Well Done ! That one was the "red herring" as apparently it is classed as a folk song rather than a nursery rhyme.

Nimuae
17th November 2006, 11:34
you got the same book as me CHEAT


With 10 children (including step children), numerous nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews, and 15 grandchildren, I can assure you that I have no need to *cheat* at Nursery Rhymes. :head: :dropdead:

Play nicely children !:hit:

Nimuae
17th November 2006, 11:35
18. LBIFD - London bridge is falling down.


I'll have to think about the others :D


Correct !

Nimuae
17th November 2006, 12:36
OK - time up - here are all the answers !

1. GGG. Goosey Goosey Gander
2. BBBS Baa Baa Black Sheep
3. DDB Ding Dong Bell
4. AFHWAWG A frog he would a wooing go
5. GPPAP Georgie porgie pudding and pie
6. HDD Hickory dickory dock
7. WWWRTTT Wee willie winkie ran through the town
8. HDSOAW Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall
9. IHALNT I had a little nut tree
10. JAJWUTH Jack and Jill went up the hill
11. JBN Jack be nimble
12. LBBHLHS Little Bo Peep has lost her sheep
13. LBB Little Boy Blue
14. LJH Little Jack Horner
15. LMM Little Miss Muffet
16. LPF Little Polly Flinders
17. LTT Little Tommy Tucker
18. LBIFD London Bridge is falling down
19. SG Solomon Grundy
20. SASOS Sing a song of sixpence
21. PPTKO Polly put the kettle on
22. TLPWTM This little pig went to market
23. MMQC Mary Mary quite contrary
24. DDDMSJ Diddle diddle dumpling my son John
25. ILLP I love little pussy
26. LBDD Lavender’s Blue dilly dilly
27. LLLHP Lucy Locket lost her pocket
28. MMSINS My mother said that I never should
29. OMH Old Mother Hubbard
30. OKC Old King Cole
31. RADD Rub a dub dub
32. OAL Oranges and Lemons
33. PPPAPOPP Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers
34. RACHTBC Ride a cock horse to Banbury Cross
35. TWAOWWLIAS There was an old woman who lived in shoe
36. SSMD See saw Marjorie Daw
37. SSMAP Simple Simon met a pieman
38 TTTPS Tom Tom the pipers son
40. TMTM To market to market.

Nimuae
17th November 2006, 12:46
Well done everyone - most of these were guessed correctly s:12 s:12 s:12

Saddo
17th November 2006, 13:01
Looks like I missed this :( That's the story of my life, missing things. :(



Here is another one to guess HHTDDB

Nimuae
17th November 2006, 13:29
Hark, Hark, the dogs do bark ?

thejudge
17th November 2006, 15:49
I missed this one :@ HERE IS another for you OATPCy:1 y:1

jax
17th November 2006, 19:19
Missed this one look in next time.

Too busy taking bookings on the cruise liner!

Blackbeard
17th November 2006, 19:30
Which was the Red Herring one then?

Nimuae
17th November 2006, 19:37
Red Herring was "A frog he would a wooing go" because that is, apparently, classed as a folk song rather than a nursery ryhme.

Try tonights - Nicknames !

Nimuae
17th November 2006, 19:38
Missed this one look in next time.

Too busy taking bookings on the cruise liner!


Try tonights ... Nicknames !

Blackbeard
17th November 2006, 19:40
Try tonights ... Nicknames !

I couldn't even get the Nursery Rymes:boing:

Blackbeard
17th November 2006, 19:41
Red Herring was "A frog he would a wooing go" because that is, apparently, classed as a folk song rather than a nursery ryhme.

Try tonights - Nicknames !

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