Сорока-воровка - Russian Children's Songs - Russia - Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Rhymes from Around the World  - Intro Image

Notes

Pronunciation:

Soroka-vorovka,
kashoo varila,
detok kormila

Etomu dala,
Etomu dala
Etomu dala,
Etomu dala
A etomu ne dala

Ty paltchik, mal
Drov ne taskal
Kashu ne varil
Petchku ne topil
Ne dam tibye kashi

Game Instructions

Lines 1, 2, 3: Draw circles on the child's hand with your finger.
Lines 4, 5, 6, 7: Caress each finger and fold it over (except for the pinkie).
Lines 8 and on: Hold the pinkie and shake it gently till the end of the rhyme.

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Many thanks to Maya Osnovina for recording this rhyme.

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Maya Osnovina for contributing, transliterating and translating this rhyme into French. Maya wrote and recorded a book of Russian rhymes and songs with her friend Larissa. The rhymes and songs come in Russian and French with games instructions.

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Большое спасибо!

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