Love is one of the main messages of Christmas.
People all over the world enjoy sharing their love with each other at this special time.
But Christmas can also be a time of loss and heartbreak – a time when people remember a love lost and the wonderfu times they had.
Although these are not traditional Christmas carols, the following songs have no become classics because they show both the joy, the sadness and the yearning that Christmas and the holiday season brings to people in love.
Here are a few songs to keep you in the mood, whether you are happy or sad. Listen, play the game. Then sing along. There’s lots of Christmas vocabulary here. Try some.
All I Want for Christmas is You:
But first, let’s try some some vocabulary review
Before you watch:
1. When you stand under this, you have to kiss someone
2. Underneath means ________________
2. This is made out of snow and often has eyes, a nose and stick arms
3. We roast these type of nuts on the fire.
4. What do people put under the Christmas tree and open on Christmas
WHAM: Last Christmas
Have you ever experienced a sad Christmas when everything reminded you of a former love? I’m sure you are not alone. As everyone knows even people whose heart is broken still get through it. The next song is about that.
Shake Up Christmas
Although this Christmas pop song was only released in 2010, it has become so popular that Coca Cola has started using it for its Christmas advertising campaign. It is easy to see why as the upbeat song encourages people to spread love and happiness at this time of year.
CHRISTMAS WRAPPED UP IN RED
from Learning English with Michelle http://learningenglishwithmichelle.blogspot.com/2016/12/esl-christmas-five-more-songs-quizzes.html