Замечательные стихи о природе на английском языке.
Days in the Month
Thirty days hath September,
April, June and November; February has twenty-eight alone. All the rest have thirty-one, But leap year coming once in four Gives February one day more.
*** It's raining, it's pouring, The old man's snoring; He got into bed And bumped his head And couldn't get up in the morning.
*** It's raining, it's raining, There's pepper in the box, And all the little ladies Are picking up their frocks.
The Star Twinkle, twinkle, little star, How I wonder what you are! Up above the world so high, Like a diamond in the sky.
*** When the wind blows, Then the mill goes; When the wind drops, Then the mill stops.
*** March winds and April showers Bring forth May flowers.
*** When clouds appear Like rocks and towers, The earth's refreshed By frequent showers.
*** Cut thistles in May, They grow in a day; Cut them in June, That is too soon; Cut them in July, Then they will die. *** A swarm of bees in May Is worth a load of hay; A swarm of bees in June Is worth a silver spoon; A swarm of bees in July Is not worth a fly.
*** If bees stay at home, Rain will soon come; If they fly away, Fine will be the day.
*** Evening red and morning grey, Send the traveller on his way; Evening grey and morning red, Bring the rain upon his head.
*** Red sky at night, Shepherd's delight; Red sky in the morning, Shepherd's warning.
*** When the dew is on the grass, Rain will never come to pass. A sunshiny shower Won't last half an hour.
*** Mackerel sky, Mackerel sky, Not long wet And not long dry.