Frank Sinatra in concert

Songs to Learn English – The First Conditional

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

 

I’ll Sail This Ship Alone by The Beautiful South

Released in 1988 by the British pop rock group.

Theme: Love

Note: Some examples of the 2nd conditional too.

 

Time After Time by Cyndi Lauper

Released in 1983 by the American pop rock singer songwriter.

Theme: Lost love

 

500 Miles by The Proclaimers

Released in 1988 by the Scottish folk rock duo.

Theme: Love

Note Some examples of the 2nd conditional too.

 

If You Go Away by Frank Sinatra

Released in 1966 by the American classic pop singer.

Theme: Love

 

If You Tolerate This Your Children Will Be Next by The Manic Street Preachers

Released in 1998 by the British Alternative / Indie band

Theme: Politics, War

 

I Don’t Want To Talk About It by Rod Stewart

Released in 1975 by the British pop singer

Theme: Heartbreak

 

If You Don’t Know Me By Now by Simply Red

Released in 1989 by the British pop band.

Theme: Relationships

 

Luka by Suzanne Vega

Released in 1987 by the American folk pop Singer

Theme: Domestic Violence.

 

Can’t Buy Me Love by The Beatles

Released in 1964 by the British band

Theme: Money, Love

 

From Me To You by The Beatles

Released in 1964 by the British band

Theme: Love

 

Moonshadow by Cat Stevens

Released in 1975 by the British singer-songwriter

Theme: Hope

 

If I fell by The Beatles

Released in 1964 by the British band

Theme: Love

Note: Some examples of the 2nd conditional too.