If I Had
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“If I Had,” Friend, Aug. 1971, 23

If I Had

Choose word from the columns [below] that fit the proper animals. Be sure each of the four-line verses rhyme.

Be careful! There are extra words in the list.

If I had a mouse,

I’d feed him _____.

If I had a parrot,

He’d say _____.

If I had a monkey,

I’d teach him _____.

If I had a hen,

She’d hatch seven _____.

If I had a lamb,

We’d play all _____.

If I had a horse,

I’d choose dapple _____.

If I had a donkey,

I’d hear him _____.

If I had a deer,

He’d pull my red _____.

If I had a cat,

She’d softly _____.

If I had a rabbit,

I’d stroke his white _____.

If I had a camel,

I’d ride his _____.

If I had a kangaroo,

I’d measure his _____.

If I had all these,

I’d have a _____.

And

If I had a zoo,

I’d invite _____.

jump

sticks

purr

fur

chicks

stir

day

peas

zoo

you

sleigh

play

bump

moo

tricks

wagon

hump

bray

gray

meow

cheese

ease

pretty please