SuperReduce ReuseRepair RecycleLidocious


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SuperReduce ReuseRepair RecycleLidocious
stele c12 (lyrics) Sherman Brothers (music)
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cho1:
super-reduce-reuse-repair-recycle-li-dociaous c g
it's so rad the sound of it is something .quite e.cocious. g7 c
do and say it loud enough, our earth may not disown us c c7 f
super-reduce-reuse-repair-recycle-li-dociaous f c g c

green giddle giddle giddle, green giddle ay. (2x) c g
b) my .biosphere called me speak, when I was just a .lad, c g
pollution made her species weak, I .knew that made her .sad g7 c
so then one day I heard some words to .save my aching .home, c7 f
the greenest words I ever heard, and .this is how they .goes d d7 g

cho2: super-reduce-reuse-repair-recycle-li-dociaous c g
super-ecologi-listic-environment-docious g g7 c
super-planet-earth-is-fragile-so-be-eco-docious c c7 f
super-environmental-for-all-the-life-li-docious f c g c

green giddle giddle giddle, green giddle ay. (2x) c g
m) the species all around the world and everywhere they live c g
say use these words to show you care, eco gal and gent g7 c
b) when eco slobs or eco creeps you hear about or see c7 f
exclaim these special words and help them go sustainably d d7 g
+ cho1

green giddle giddle giddle, green giddle ay. (2x) c g
m) so when polluters sting your tongue, there's no need to de.lay c g
just summon up green words, and then you've got a lot to say g7 c
no need to use them carefully, they're good for all the life, c f
each night be kissed by mother earth, and every critters wife d d7 g

+ cho2 + cho2 fast

super-ecological-for-all-the-love-li-docious
super-earth-e-eco-guys-and-eco-girls-li-docious

Note: For a simple version, sing only SuperReduceReuseRepair RecycleLidocious. That's what EarthE Man often does when on Pearl Street in Boulder.

supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! Mary Poppins
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Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! Mary Poppins Sherman Brothers

Wikipedia excerpt April 10, 2012: Origin
According to Richard M. Sherman, co-writer of the song with his brother, Robert, the word was created by them in two weeks, mostly out of double-talk.[2]

The roots of the word have been defined[3] as follows: super- "above", cali- "beauty", fragilistic- "delicate", expiali- "to atone", and docious- "educable", with the sum of these parts signifying roughly "Atoning for educability through delicate beauty." Although the word contains recognizable English morphemes, it does not follow the rules of English morphology as a whole. The morpheme -istic is a suffix in English, whereas the morpheme ex- is typically a prefix; so following normal English morphological rules, it would represent two words: supercalifragilistic and expialidocious. The pronunciation also leans towards it being two words since the letter c doesn't normally sound like a k when followed by an e, an i or a y.

According to the film, it is defined as "something to say when you have nothing to say".[4]

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