LEARN ENGLISH THROUGH FAMOUS SONGS!

Yes you read that right! You can learn English by listening to your favorite and trendy songs.  In this blog we have got you few words which you can learn just by listening to few songs.

 

1) Word: Faded

Meaning: gradually grow faint and disappear

Example: The smile faded from his face when he heard the bad news.

 

Song: Faded by Alan Walker

I’m faded
So lost

 

2) Word: Thriller

Meaning: a novel, play, or film with an exciting plot, typically involving crime or espionage.

Example: Gone Girl was a thriller movie.

 

Word: Paralyzed

Meaning: When a person or a part of the body is partly or wholly incapable of movement.

Example: Mr. Knight has been paralyzed by a stroke.

 

Song: Thriller by Michael Jackson

As horror looks you right between your eyes
You’re paralyzed

‘Cause this is thriller
Thriller night

 

3) Word: Fiddle

Meaning: a violin/ touch or fidget with something in a restless or nervous way.

Example: She plays a fiddle.

She was fiddling with the keys.

 

Song: Galway Girl by Ed Sheeran.

NOTE: The word fiddle used in this song refers to a violin.

She played the fiddle in an Irish band
But she fell in love with an English man

 

4) Word: Symphony

Meaning: an elaborate musical composition for full orchestra.

Example: The orchestra will debut her new symphony.

 

Song: Symphony by Clean Bandit

I’ve been hearing symphonies
Before all I heard was silence
A rhapsody for you and me
And every melody is timeless

 

5) Word: Struggle

Meaning: a long effort to do, achieve, or deal with something that is difficult or that causes problems.

Example: The struggles of adulthood are very difficult but we should not give up.

 

Word: Faith

Meaning: complete trust or confidence in someone or something.

Example: She has complete faith in God.

 

Song: The Climb by Miley Cyrus. One of the best songs ever!

 

The struggles I’m facing
The chances I’m taking
Sometimes might knock me down but
No I’m not breaking

 

My faith is shaking but I
Gotta keep trying
Gotta keep my head held high

 

6) Word: Legends

Meaning: a traditional story sometimes popularly regarded as historical but not authenticated.

Example: I don’t believe in the legends I have heard about the city.

 

Word: Myths

Meaning: a widely held but false belief or idea.

Example: Talking to someone while your phone is on charge can cause brain cancer is basically a myth!

 

Word: Bliss

Meaning: Perfect happiness or great joy!

Example: She gave a sigh of bliss after her exams were over!

 

Song: Something Just Like This by Coldplay

 

I’ve been reading books of old
The legends and the myths
Achilles and his gold
Hercules and his gifts

 

Some superhero
Some fairytale bliss

 

These are the few catchy and good songs which you can hear and improve your vocabulary and English!

So what are you waiting for? Get those headphones on and start listening to these songs on loop!

And keep learning English in a fun way as it was meant to be!

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