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Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

May 15, 2011


“Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star” is a popular English nursery rhyme. The lyrics are from an early nineteenth-centuryEnglish poem, “The Star” by Jane Taylor. The poem, which is in couplet form, wasfirst published in 1806 in Rhymes for the Nursery, a collection of poems by Taylor and her sister Ann. It is sung to the tune of the French melody”Ah! vousdirai-je, Maman“(oldest known publication 1761).[1] The English lyrics […]