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Sunday, February 1

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    The song was written by Paul Simon on February 19, 1964, after the assassination of President J.F. Kennedy, on 22 November, 1963.
    With the song, Simon meant to capture the atmosphere that the assassination created among people in the USA.
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    was used thricetwice in the
    It is not a recent song, but I personally think its content is still valid – our inability to listen to each other in the middle of the noise we produce and our worshipping a god made of neon light and so commercial and empty of real and deep values- and the song itself is absolute poetry – the language is carefully chosen and is rich with language and sound devices.
    Do you agree? Do you think the song conveys a message and a vision of the world which is still valid and true?
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Thursday, July 7

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Sunday, November 7

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    Poetry in the Middle Ages
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    ">Canterbury Tales
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    Ask students to write a summary of Canterbury Tales using the following Wordle
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    present the general prologue 2h
    Canterbury Tales General Prologue
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    Homework
    A. Use activities from textbook;
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    the pilgrimage
    C. Interview the Wife of Bath/ the Knight;
    D. In groups make up a story you might tell during a journey. ( act. in textbook)
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Saturday, July 31

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Tuesday, May 18

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Monday, May 3

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    make something go down your throat .....................
    c.C. complete the
    He began to lose control while he ………
    While he is talking, the girl ………….
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  2. page Let's learn with songs edited ​ ... will appreciate :) Jealous {smiles_faccine_05.gif} Jealous Guy by by John Lenn…

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    Jealous
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    Guy by
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    John Lennon
    I was dreaming of the past. What do you think he was actually dreaming of?
    And my heart was beating fast,
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    apologize ......................
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    c. complete the following
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    While trying to catch her eyes, he ………
    “catch somebody’s eyes “ is an English idiom. Can you understand what it means? Is there a similar
    expression in your language?
    “swallow a feeling” is a metaphor. Can you explain it? What does the verb “swallow” imply?
    Write a short paragraph illustrating the situation the song describes. Consider where the two people are, whether they are sitting or standing, etc.
    Working in groups write new lyrics for the song. Use the same tenses you find in the song.

    If I had 1,000,000$
    Try to answer the questions you will find near some lines.
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    H. Discussion. What kind of song is it? How would you define it? What is he looking for? And you, are
    you looking for something too?

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    I didn't mean to hurt you,
    I'm sorry that I made you cry, Why do you think the girl was crying?
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    hurt you, HowHow does he
    I'm just a jealous guy,
    I was feeling insecure,
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    I was swallowing my pain.
    Work on the language.
    findA. find out all
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    to make somebody unhappy …………………
    not confident about yourself ......................
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    not confident about yourself ……………………
    shake …………………..
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    If I had 1,000,000$
    Try to answer the questions you will find near some lines.
    If I Had A Million Dollars
    by Barenaked Ladies
    If I had a million dollars
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    When my eyes were stabbed by the flash of a neon light
    That split the night
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    of silence.
    And in the naked light I saw
    Ten thousand people, maybe more.
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    But my words like silent raindrops fell,
    And echoed what is the effects of the words?
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    of silence
    And the people bowed and prayed
    To the neon god they made. what does the "neon god" stand for?
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    And I still haven't found what I'm looking for
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    correct alternative
    And I still haven’t found what I’m looking forby U2
    I have _ the highest mountains
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    2. Have you ever run through the fields?
    3. Have you ever scaled a wall?
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    gallery etc.)
    Ok,

    Ok,
    let’s try
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    lyrics better.
    E. Consider the first two stanzas and find out verbs that mean:
    1. move very quickly
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    person who “carries the cross of my shame”?
    H. Discussion. What kind of song is it? How would you define it? What is he looking for? And you, are
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    something too?

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