Use wear carry

A song that demonstrates verb noun collocations relating to using, wearing and carrying all kinds of things!

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Instructions

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If your wearing it, you’re not using it.
If your using it, you’re not wearing it.
If you’re carrying it, you’re not using it and you’re not wearing it.

The shoes that I are a beautiful pair.
I’m careful not to tread on any snails.
The heels are made of steel so if I can’t find a hammer,
I can them for banging in nails.

If your wearing it, you’re not using it.
If your using it, you’re not wearing it.
If you’re carrying it, you’re not using it and you’re not wearing it.

I an umbrella to protect me from the weather.
I it whenever it rains.
The shirt that I has a very long tear;
I’m gonna it for wiping off stains.

If your wearing it, you’re not using it.
If your using it, you’re not wearing it.
If you’re carrying it, you’re not using it and you’re not wearing it.

I a handkerchief and it for flu relief,
But let me tell you something I’ve learned.
If you one on your head with the sun overhead,
It’ll stop you from getting burned.

If your wearing it, you’re not using it.
If your using it, you’re not wearing it.
If you’re carrying it, you’re not using it and you’re not wearing it.

Wear it..
Use it..
If you’re wearing it, you’re really not using it.
If you’re using it, you’re really not wearing it.

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