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Idioms in songs!

6 years ago
Songs are a great way to learn any new language. They can help improve your listening skills and increase your vocabulary bank. At the same time, you can learn idioms and other familiar expressions!
What else? Well, listening to music is fun, relaxing, and you may find yourself learning without making any effort!

So let's start with this first activity:

Listen to Marvin Gaye's "I heard it through the grapevine" and come up with explanations for the following idioms found in the song:
Link here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hajBdDM2qdg

"I heard it through the grapevine"
"Make me blue"
"It took me by surprise"
"To lose my mind"

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