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Pomme de Reinette

Pomme de Reinette

Easy French children’s song + counting rhyme:  Lyrics + Video to sing along to and join in with, the actions demonstrated by a friendly lemur.
Join in with the lemur on the video clip.
The words and English translation are printed below the video.


Repeat the verse over and over, bashing fists together, alternating the one on top in time to the rhythm of the words.
Pomme de Reinette, Pomme d’Api,
Tapis, tapis rouge.
Pomme de Reinette, Pomme d’Api,
Tapis, tapis gris!
Cache ton poing derrière ton dos!
Hide your fist behind your back!
Sinon t’auras un coup de marteau!
Or it will be hit by a hammer!

Pomme de Reinette = Pippin Apple
Pomme d’Api = Lady Apple

Image for Pomme de Reinette actions and song
Pomme de Reinette

For more French songs go to:
A Green Mouse French Songs