Folk Songs by Lyrics #1

Guess the songs from the lyrics. Songs are from the Roud Folk Song Index.
Quiz by Dimby
Last updated: September 26, 2022
First submittedSeptember 25, 2022
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The ___ ____ ____, she ain't what she used to be,
ain't what she used to be, ain't what she used to be...
The Old Gray Mare
With a moo moo here,
and a moo moo there...
Old Macdonald Had a Farm
Oh ________ was a racehorse,
And I wish he were mine.
He never drank water;
he always drank wine.
… A pocket full of posies,
Ashes! Ashes!
We all fall down.
Ring a Ring o' Roses
Ef it hadn't ben fur ______-____ ___,
I'd er been married long ergo.
(Modern: Where did you come from, where did you go?).
Cotton-Eyed Joe
__ ______ ____ ____ ___ _____.
Oh, bring back my ______ to me.
Bring back, bring back,
Oh bring back my ______ to me!
My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean
… See how they run. See how they run.
They all ran after the farmer's wife,
Who cut off their tails with a carving knife,
Did you ever see such a sight in your life...
Three Blind Mice
Send for the doctor and the doctor said
"feed them children on _____'___' _____"
Mama's little babies love _____'___', _____'___',
Shortn'in' Bread
___, ___, _____ _____, have you any wool?
Yes, sir, yes, sir, three bags full.
Baa Baa Black Sheep
Half a pound of tuppenny rice, half a pound of treacle.
That's the way the money goes, ___ ____ ___ ______.
Pop Goes the Weasel
Should Old Acquaintance be forgot,
and never thought upon;
The flames of Love extinguished,
and fully past and gone:
Auld Lang Syne
The cheese stands alone (x2)
Hi-ho, the derry-o
The cheese stands alone
Farmer in the Dell
_______ _____! How sweet the sound
That saved a wretch like me.
I once was lost, but now am found,
Was blind but now I see.
Amazing Grace
There is a house in New Orleans,
It's called the ______ ___ [partial title only]
It's been the ruin of many poor girl
Great God, and I for one.
The House of the Rising Sun
He followed her to school one day—
That was against the rule,
It made the children laugh and play...
Mary had a Little Lamb
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*Cotton (Right?)
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Sep 26, 2022
Whoops! I did type-ins with most of the vowels and ended up forgetting the actual correct one in the answer! Fixed it, thanks.