Nursery Rhymes and Traditional Poems


Trit-Trot, Trit-Trot

by Traditional
Additional Information
  • Year Published: 1920
  • Language: English
  • Country of Origin: United States of America
  • Source: Barnes, W. (Ed.). (1920). Types of Children's Literature: A Collection of the World's Best Literature for Children.. Yonkers, New York: World Book Company.
  • Readability:
    • Flesch–Kincaid Level: 1.7
  • Word Count: 34


Trit-trot, trit-trot,
   To buy a penny cake;
Home again, home again,
   I met a black-snake.
Pick up a stone
And breaky backy-bone
   Trit-trot, trit-trot
All the way home.