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Lazy little brother Lazy little brother ˈɫeɪzi ˈɫɪtəɫ ˈbɹəðɝ

Written by Clare Verbeek, Thembani Dladla, Zanele Buthelezi

Illustrated by Mlungisi Dlamini

Read by Darshan Soni

Language English

Level Level 1

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I wake up and make fire.

I wake up and make fire.

ˈaɪ ˈweɪk ˈəp ˈænd ˈmeɪk ˈfaɪɝ


I boil some water.

I boil some water.

ˈaɪ ˈbɔɪɫ ˈsəm ˈwɔtɝ


I chop the firewood.

I chop the firewood.

ˈaɪ ˈtʃɑp ˈðə ˈfaɪɝˌwʊd


I stir the pot.

I stir the pot.

ˈaɪ ˈstɝ ˈðə ˈpɑt


I sweep the floor.

I sweep the floor.

ˈaɪ ˈswip ˈðə ˈfɫɔɹ


I wash the dishes.

I wash the dishes.

ˈaɪ ˈwɑʃ ˈðə ˈdɪʃəz


Why do I work so hard… … when my brother is busy playing?

Why do I work so hard... ... when my brother is busy playing?

ˈhwaɪ ˈdu ˈaɪ ˈwɝk ˈsoʊ ˈhɑɹd ˈhwɛn ˈmaɪ ˈbɹəðɝ ˈɪz ˈbɪzi ˈpɫeɪɪŋ


Written by: Clare Verbeek, Thembani Dladla, Zanele Buthelezi
Illustrated by: Mlungisi Dlamini
Read by: Darshan Soni
Language: English
Level 1
Source: Lazy little brother from African Storybook
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