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Songs to Learn English – The Past Perfect

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

 

Odorono by The Who

Released by the British rock band in 1967

Theme: Attempted Seduction/ deodorant

 

Goodbye My Lover by James Blunt

Released in 2004, pop music.

Theme: Lost love

 

My Girl by Madness

Released in 1979 by the British ska band.

Theme:

Expressions: ‘We’d got it straight’ (understood each other).

 

Last Kiss by Pearl Jam

Released in 1999 by the American alternative rock band.

Theme: Car Accident / Death

Expressions ‘to swerve’

 

Last Night I Had The Strangest Dream by Simon and Garfunkel

Released in 1964 by the American folk duo

Theme: Peace