Demo| Junior lessons | 1. Music and me (Pre-Intermediate)

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1.1 Watch the video and discuss the questions.


  • Have you ever been in a similar situation?
  • What kind of music do you like?
  • Are your music tastes similar to your friends’ ones? What do you think about the music they like?
  • What styles of music are popular in your country?

Sam and his friends

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1.1 Read the situation and make your guesses about the music the young people like.

Hey there! I’m Sam. I’m 16 years old and I live in Buenos Aires. I’m interested in discovering the world, I like travelling and learning about other cultures. Last year, I went to an international summer camp where I met new friends. Here they are:



This year, they are all coming to the camp to Buenos Aires and I want to throw a welcome party for them at my house. I’m really worried! I want all of them to like the party, but their music tastes are so different! I like listening to jazz, but they don’t. What music should I pick to make an ideal playlist?


1.2 What styles of music do you think the young people like?

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1.3 What music do you think is popular in their countries?

  • The UK
  • The USA
  • France

Music in my country

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1.1 Read the messages and choose the person who wrote them.

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I’m crazy about it!

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What about you?

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1.1 Divide the expressions into the correct categories.

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2.1 Complete the sentences about yourself.

  • I’m interested in …
  • A lot of my friends are mad about … , but I … .
  • I really enjoy … .
  • I spend a lot of time … .
  • I think … is boring.
  • I can’t stand … .
  • When I hear my favourite song …

3.1 Watch the video and have 15 seconds of fun.

The music quiz

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1.1 Read the instructions.


1.2 Quiz: What music says about me.

Sam’s friends’ results

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1.1 Match the people with the description and the music they asked Sam to play.

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Sonya
extrovert and creative, likes rock, nothing that is too "sweet"

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romantic and soulful, mad about dance and electro, something to dance to

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social and easy-going, fond of hip-hop and R&B, something upbeat and energetic

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Anna Lee
extrovert and creative, likes rock, nothing that is too "sweet"

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romantic and soulful, mad about dance and electro, something to dance to

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social and easy-going, fond of hip-hop and R&B, something upbeat and energetic

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Frederick
extrovert and creative, likes rock, nothing that is too "sweet"

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romantic and soulful, mad about dance and electro, something to dance to

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social and easy-going, fond of hip-hop and R&B, something upbeat and energetic

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1.2 Tick the tracks you would recommend Sam to include in the playlist.

Example

I think Sam should not play a lot of jazz songs because his friends are not fond of jazz.

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A song for the party

1.1 Listen to the song and choose the correct words to complete it.


Whip, whip

Run me like a race 1

Pull me like a rip cord

Break me down and 2 me up

I wanna be the slip, slip

Word upon your lip, lip

3 that you rip, rip

Break me down and build me up

4 it takes

‘Cause I love the adrenaline in my veins

I 5 whatever it takes

‘Cause I love how it feels when I break the 6

Whatever it takes

You take me to the 7

I’m ready for

Whatever it takes

‘Cause I love the adrenaline in my veins

I do what it takes …

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1.2 Forum

  • Would you include it in your playlist? Why/why not?

What I can do

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1.1 Match the parts to make the questions.


1.2 Tick the things you can do.


Next time I will

2.1 Watch the video and guess what you will do in the next lesson.


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