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Songs and carols for kids learning English

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Did you know?

The first version of this song appeared in 1917 and was originally called Ohio. The song had similar lyrics, but used a different name for the farmer (McDougal).

Old McDonald is a much loved nursery rhyme, great for teaching kids the different animal names and sounds.

The American song is translated into a lot of other languages. Today, Old McDonald is sung by kids all over the world!

What animals has Old MacDonald got on his farm? What noise do they make? Listen to the song Old McDonald and find out!

songs for learning english

A small collection of the most popular English songs for kids and Christmas carols. Choose your favourite one, then listen and sing! You can also download and print song lyrics and music sheets.

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