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Thirteen examples of onomatopoeia:

1. Achoo
2. Oink
3. Thud
4. Bonk
5. Splash
6. hum
7. Plop
8. Hiss
9. Woof
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Thirteen examples of onomatopoeia:

1. Achoo
2. Oink
3. Thud
4. Bonk
5. Splash
6. hum
7. Plop
8. Hiss
9. Woof
10. Moo



I'm starting to feel like Old MacDonald, who had a farm...

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Thirteen examples of onomatopoeia:

1. Achoo
2. Oink
3. Thud
4. Bonk
5. Splash
6. hum
7. Plop
8. Hiss
9. Woof
10. Moo
11. Drip
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Thirteen examples of onomatopoeia:

1. Achoo
2. Oink
3. Thud
4. Bonk
5. Splash
6. hum
7. Plop
8. Hiss
9. Woof
10. Moo
11. Drip
12. Zap
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Thirteen examples of onomatopoeia:

1. Achoo
2. Oink
3. Thud
4. Bonk
5. Splash
6. hum
7. Plop
8. Hiss
9. Woof
10. Moo
11. Drip
12. Zap
13. Boom

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Words you parents or grandparents used that you don't

1. davenport
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Words you parents or grandparents used that you don't

1. davenport
2. skidoo
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Words you parents or grandparents used that you don't

1. davenport
2. skidoo
3. ice box

My grandmother's word for a freezer.
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Words you parents or grandparents used that you don't

1. davenport
2. skidoo
3. ice box
4. queer (meaning strange)
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Good one, thanks Bayaker. I heard the tune a lot when my kids were in band and marched playing it in our town's St Patrick's Day parade

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