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English Songs Karaoke Practice

Learn 3 new English songs:

"Your Song" by Elton John

Live performance
Lyrics only
Sing-along karaoke (singer's voice with lyrics)

"If We Hold On Together" by Diana Ross

Live performance (& interview)
Lyrics only
Sing-along karaoke (singer's voice with lyrics)

"A Whole New World" by Peabo Bryson and Regina Belle

Live performance
Lyrics only
Sing-along karaoke (singers' voice with lyrics)

Procedure:

  • Step 1 – Watch singer's live performance & listen only for the emotions and mood you feel. Try not to listen to the lyrics yet, but instead focus on the melody, instruments, and singer’s voice.
  • Step 2 – Read & speak the lyrics out loud, repeating each line after the teacher in choral response.
  • Step 3 – Speak, whisper, or sing the lyrics while listening to the song.
  • Step 4 – Everyone sings the song together by reading the lyrics on the YouTube video! (Karaoke Time!) smiley

Enjoy...

Cheers, 
Gary

References:

“The Motivating Magic of Songs in the EFL Classroom” by Gary J. Wolff

Top 15 Reductions and Contractions in Popular English Songs


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