# Translation:French Nursery Rhymes/Counting (1)

COUNTING.

1.

A little dog begging for alms,

While passing through this country,

Bridge one,—you get a plum;

Bridge two,—you get eggs;

Bridge three,—you get nuts;

Bridge four,—you get a slap;^{[1]}

Bridge five,—you get a syringe;

Bridge six,—you get cherries;

Bridge seven,—you get a plate;

Bridge eight,—you get oysters;

Bridge nine,—you get beef.

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*Claque*(*s.f.*), slap;*donner une claque à queleu'un:*to give a person a slap.