TH Sounds Poem

TH Sounds Poem

This TH Sounds Poem, Theodore Gets Thumped, helps ESL students learn and practice the voiced and voiceless TH sounds in English. Also find TH Sound Audio Practice and TH Sound Practice with a Nonsense Sentence.


Theodore Gets Thumped
          © Rudolph 2010 

Theodore heard the threatening thunder.

He thought it sounded thrilling.

Until three, thick, thorny, lightning bolts

ended his thinking that Thursday.

Thereafter, Theodore wasn’t very thoughtful. 

The End. 

by Christopher Rudolph


TH Sounds Practice


In English their are two TH Sounds.

1) There is the TH Sound that is Voiced like in the word THE.
2) There is the TH Sound that is Voiceless like in the word THINK.

Practice going back and forth between saying the Voiced and Voiceless TH Sounds.


Nonsense Practice Sentence


The thing that can think that thought was thanking father.


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