SPACE ODDITY, a song by David Bowie

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 Space Oddity by David Bowie

Ground control to major Tom
Ground control to major Tom
Take your protein …………….. and put your …………….. on
(Ten) Ground control (Nine) to major Tom (Eight)
(Seven, six) Commencing ……………….. (Five), engines on (Four)
(Three, two) Check ignition (One) and may gods (Blastoff) love be with you

This is ground control to major Tom, you’ve really made the grade
And the ……………… want to know whose ……………….. you wear
Now it’s time to leave the …………………… if you dare

This is major Tom to ground control, I’m stepping through the …………..

And I’m floating in a most peculiar ………………
And the …………….. look very different …………………
Here am I sitting in a tin can far above the ……………….
……………… Earth is blue and there’s nothing I can do

Though I’m past one hundred thousand ………………., I’m feeling very still
And I think my ………………….. knows which …………. to go
Tell my ……………….. I love her very much, she knows
Ground control to major Tom, your circuits dead, there’s something wrong
Can you hear me, major Tom?
Can you hear me, major Tom?
Can you hear me, major Tom?
Can you…
Here am I sitting in my tin can far above the ………………………
……………….. Earth is blue and there’s nothing I can do

 

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A DAY IN THE LIFE, a song (pour réviser le prétérit)

Retrouvez les paroles de cette chanson des Beatles avec des verbes au prétérit:

I …………………. the news today, oh boy
About a lucky man who …………….. the grade
And though the news ……………. rather sad
Well I just …………. to laugh
I …………… the photograph
He …………… his mind out in a car
He ……………………….. that the lights had changed
A crowd of people …………………. and stared
They’d seen his face before
But nobody …………… really sure if he was from the House of Lords

I ………….. a film today, oh, boy
The English Army had just won the war
A crowd of people ……………. away
But I just ……………… to look
Having read the book
I’d love to turn you on

…………….. up, ……………. out of bed
Dragged a comb across my head
………………. my way downstairs and …………….. a cup
And looking up I ………………… I was late
……………. my coat and grabbed my hat
………….. the bus in seconds flat
………….. my way upstairs and …………… a smoke
And somebody ………………. and I ……………….. into a dream

I ………………. the news today, oh boy
4,000 holes in Blackburn, Lancashire
And though the holes ……………… rather small
They ……………. to count them all
Now they know how many holes it takes to fill the Albert Hall
I’d love to turn you on

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Everybody Knows, a song by Leonard Cohen

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Everybody Knows by Leonard Cohen

Everybody knows that the dice are loaded
Everybody rolls with their …………. crossed
Everybody knows that the ………. is over
Everybody knows the good ……….. lost
Everybody knows the ……….. was fixed
The ……… stay poor, the rich get …………
That’s how it goes
Everybody knows

Everybody knows that the ………… is leaking
Everybody knows that the ………………. lied
Everybody got this broken …………………
Like their ………….. or their ……….. just died

Everybody talking to their ……………
Everybody wants a ……… of chocolates
And a long stem ……………
Everybody knows

Everybody knows that you love me ……..
Everybody knows that you really do
Everybody knows that you’ve been faithful
Ah give or take a ………. or two
Everybody knows you’ve been discreet
But there were so many ………you just had to meet
Without your ………………
And everybody knows

Everybody knows, everybody knows
That’s how it goes
Everybody knows

Everybody knows, everybody knows
That’s how it goes
Everybody knows

And everybody knows that it’s now or never
Everybody knows that it’s me or you
And everybody knows that you live forever
Ah when you’ve done a ……….. or two
Everybody knows the deal is rotten
Old Black Joe’s still pickin’ ……….
For your ribbons and bows
And everybody knows

And everybody knows that the Plague is coming
Everybody knows that it’s moving fast
Everybody knows that the naked …….. and woman
Are just a shining artifact of the …………..
Everybody knows the scene is dead
But there’s gonna be a meter on your ……..
That will disclose
What everybody knows

And everybody knows that you’re in trouble
Everybody knows what you’ve been through
From the bloody ………….. on top of Calvary
To the …………. of Malibu
Everybody knows it’s coming apart
Take one last look at this Sacred ………..
Before it blows
And everybody knows

Everybody knows, everybody knows
That’s how it goes
Everybody knows

Oh everybody knows, everybody knows
That’s how it goes
Everybody knows

Everybody knows

Songwriters: COHEN, LEONARD / ROBINSON, SHARON

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GLORY ( a song)

Complétez les paroles de cette chanson. Niveau B1-B2

Extract of the song Glory:
One day when the ………………. comes
It will be ours, it will be ours
Oh one day when the …………… is won
We will be sure, we will be sure
Oh glory (Glory, glory)
Oh (Glory, glory)
Hands to the …………….., no man, no ………………
Formed against, yes glory is destined
Every day ……………. and men become ………………
Sins that go against our ………….. become blessings
The movement is a ……………… to us
Freedom is like ………………… to us
Justice is juxtapositionin’ us
………………….. for all just ain’t specific enough
One son died, his spirit is revisitin’ us
Truant livin’ livin’ in us, ……………………. is us
That’s why ……………. sat on the ……………..
That’s why we walk through …………………….. with our ………………. up
When it go ……………. we woman and man ……………
They say, “…………. ……………”, and we ……………… …………….
Shots, we on the ground, the …………………… panned up
King pointed to the …………………. top and we ran up

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GO to COLLEGE (song)

Complétez les paroles de cette chanson. Niveau B1-B2

GO to COLLEGE
by Michelle Obama and Jay Pharoah

Girl: What are ……….. gonna do after …………… …………..?
Guy: I don’t know, just …………… …………… I guess
Jay Pharoah: Hang out!?

Your future is ………………..
Trying figure it out
Askin’ …………. I’m here
So you crashin’ in …………….
It’s your ………………, so voice it
Whole world your oyster
Can’t be droppin’ the ……………….
When your future’s nothing to toy with
……………………. and stay focused
Make a mark and get noticed?
Get the …………….., thermostat
Help me out, FLOTUS!

If you wanna ………….. jets, you should go to college
Reach high and cash ………………….., fill your head with …………………..
If you wanna …………….. paint, don’t go to college
But for ……………………. else, you should go to college

You could study engineering, they be buildin’ ……………..
Build bridges, commute, you can get your walk on
Be a math ………………, hop a moon crater
Be an …………………., be up in the …………….. like Vader
………………. isn’t science but you still need a ………………..
………………….., ……………………, but not ……………………
No, no, no

South Side, ………………., we all know
We had to do ………………….. every night to make it ………………
And ……………………. could really make their ………………… true
Hey, kid listenin’ in ………………………, that could be you

But a ……………… is just a dream unless you go hard
Einstein put in time, here’s a flow chart
Naturally, it won’t happen ……………………..
But you can change …………………. into ………………….. so dramatically

If you wanna fight ……………….., you should go to college
If you wanna ……………… rhymes, fill your head with …………………….
If you wanna stare at grass, don’t go to college
But for everything ……….., you should go to college

Better make room! Better make room!
We ……………………’!
We …………………….’!
That paper is not getting thrown in the garbage!
You go to college!

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