When I get an exercise starting with "Quand j'étais petit" I always think of the song by the same name by Ultra Vomit, a French comedy-metal band. I didn't even know comedy-metal was a genre before I heard them!
When I hear 'Quand j'étais petit' I too want to sing ... je n'étais pas grand... but I am not familliar with Ultra Vomit's version.
They seem to have taken their inspiration from a well-known children's song which can be very naughty but that we loved at primary school and sang out of ear shots of our parents!
Here is the 'cleanest version' I have found on the internet -
comptine - Quand j'étais petit
Hope you enjoy it!
Thank you, the first verse of the song is a variation of that little rhyme.
I hope you don't mind if I ask about another one of their songs: "Boulangerie Patisserie". To me it's just a silly song about kids going to a boulangerie-patisserie after school, but is there some other joke here that I'm not getting?
Sorry but I don't know any song with that title.
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