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Chinese Tongue Twister

四是四
十是十
十四是十四  
四十是四十
四十四只石狮子是死的
Si4 shi4 si4
Shi2 shi4 shi2
Shi2 si4 shi4 shi2 si4
Si4 shi2 shi4 si4 shi2
Si4 shi2 si4 zhi1 shi2 shi1 shi4 si3 de
Translation  
Four is four, ten is ten, fourteen is fourteen, forty is forty, forty-four stone lions are dead.
 
 
青青山上一根藤
青藤底下挂铜铃
风吹藤动铜铃动
风停藤停铜铃停 
Qing1 qing1 shan1 shang4 yi1 gen1 teng2
Qing1 teng2 di3 xia4 gua4 tong2 ling2
Feng1 chui1 teng2 dong4 tong2 ling2 dong4
Feng1 ting2 teng2 ting2 tong2 ling2 ting2
Translation  
On a green mountain grows a vine. Under the vine there hangs a copper bell. When the wind blows, the vine moves and so does the bell. When the wind stops, the vine stops and the bell stops too.
 
 
盆和瓶
桌上有个盆
盆里有个瓶
砰砰砰
是瓶碰盆
还是盆碰瓶
Pen2 he2 ping2
Zhuo1 shang4 you4 ge4 pen2
Pen2 li3 you3 ge4 ping2
Peng1 peng1 peng1
Shi4 ping2 peng4 pen2
Hai2 shi4 pen2 peng4 ping2
Translation
Pan and Bottle. A pan on the table, there's a bottle in the pan, bang, bang, bang. Is it the bottle hitting the pan or the pan hitting the bottle?

 
 
扁担长
板凳宽
扁担比板凳长
板凳比扁担宽
扁担绑在了板凳上
板凳不让扁担绑在板凳上
 
扁担非要绑在板凳上
Bian3 dan4 chang2
Ban3 deng4 kuan1
Bian3 dan4 bi3 ban3 deng4 chang2
Ban3 deng4 bi3 bian3 dan4 kuan1
Bian3 dan4 bang3 zai4 le ban3 deng4 shang4
Ban3 deng4 bu2 rang4 bian3 dan4 bang3 zai4 ban3deng4 shang4
Bian3 dan4 fei1 yao4 bang3 zai4 ban3 deng4 shang4
Translation  
The shoulder pole is long, the wooden bench is broad, the shoulder pole is longer than the wooden bench, the wooden bench is broader than the shoulder pole. The shoulder pole is tied around the wooden bench, the wooden bench doesn't allow the shoulder pole to be tied around the wooden bench, the shoulder pole simply must be tied around the wooden bench.