This is part of the complete Exercises in Song cycle being released on this site.

"Apheresis" is a bonus exercise, not to be found in Raymond Queneau's original Exercices de Style nor in the translations.

To be sung to the tune of "Show Me The Way To Go Home". More information here.

How ee eh ay oo oh ome!
M wite ired nd ant oo oh oo ed.
Ad ittle ink out n ur r wo go, ou now,
Itch en ent ight oo y ed

Ith ersistent otion
Ver ores r ountries r cean
Ou ill ways ar ee inging is ong ith
Y oice ull artfelt motion.