Songs to Learn English – Past Continuous

How can songs help you learn English? Read this blog post!

Click on the title of each song below to view the video.

Jealous Guy by John Lennon

Released in 1971 by the British musician

Theme: Emotions (Excuses?)


Doo Wah Diddy by Manfred Mann

Released in 1964 by the British group.

Theme: Romance


Don’t You Want Me by The Human League

Released in 1981 by the British synth-pop band

Theme: Love, meeting


Really Saying Something by Banarama

Released in 1983 by British pop group

Theme: Stalking(?!)


Last Kiss by Pearl Jam

Released in 1999 by the American rock group.

Theme: Love, death (Trigger Warning: Car Crash Death!).


Looking for Love by Karen Ramirez

Released in 1998 by the British dance music singer

Theme: Love