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ESL Activities, Using English Songs, Music Activities for TEFL Teachers. Fun Games For ESL - ESL Printable, Interactive Fun Games Pronunciation & Intonation: Teach English pronunciation using printable worksheets, IPA Charts, and more>> Speaking Activities: Using these worksheets, you can get a number of communicative activities going Reading Exercises -Printable Text Mazes, Reading Comprehension printable exercises.

ESL Activities, Using English Songs, Music Activities for TEFL Teachers


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Musicovery. Music discovery starts here. A list of online Music Discovery tools : Music. Inspired music. Deezer - Discover music you’ll love. - Listen to free music and watch videos with the largest music catalogue online. Free Music Archive : Free Audio : Download & Streaming.

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Free Music Archive : Free Audio : Download & Streaming

This collection serves as an archive for the Free Music Archive's curated 'library of high-quality, legal audio downloads'. Please visit to take advantage of the interactive features they have to offer. "The Free Music Archive is an interactive library of high-quality, legal audio downloads. The Free Music Archive is directed by WFMU, the most renowned freeform radio station in America. Radio has always offered the public free access to new music. Please visit for more information. Music Vault. Songs,Toons, Games and Rhymes for Kids. Some Relatively Easy Ways for Students to Create Podcasts. Last night I received the following questions in an email from a reader named Pat.

Some Relatively Easy Ways for Students to Create Podcasts

I'm sure that Pat is not the only teacher to wonder about these questions so I've turned my answers into a blog post. I would like to make a podcast where two students are debating a topic. Is this outdated? Music Timeline. Music Infographics en Pinterest. Music. With a little help from Gracenote, Xbox Music fans can now unlock all of their favorite tunes and enjoy them across compatible devices.


Gracenote powers the music recognition feature for the musiXmatch App, letting users hold their phone to the music to identify songs. With Gracenote, Amazon customers can identify and unlock their music collections in the Cloud, and sync them across devices. Retrojam - Enter Your Birthday! The Rhythm Trainer. Music Mashups. Visualizing the ‘Danceability’ of Songs. Tableau for Teaching (TfT) is a program that offers free classroom use of Tableau for instructors aiming to help their students better analyze and visualize data.

Visualizing the ‘Danceability’ of Songs

Participants vary in discipline, from business administration, computer science, to public health. Recently, students at the Rutgers University Graduate School of Communication and Information shared their class project with us. Their instructor, Professor Anselm Spoerri assigned the class to evaluate and design innovative visualizations. Tasked with this assignment, two students, Shaun Ellis and Thomas Engelhardt decided to create a dashboard where you can search songs by danceability.

WhatSong Soundtracks - Listen to Songs from the Latest Movies. Find the Name of that Song Even Without Knowing the Lyrics. What is the name of that song?

Find the Name of that Song Even Without Knowing the Lyrics

This guide describes online music recognition services that will help you identify the name of any song without knowing the artist name or even the lyrics. It happens all the time. You are sitting in a restaurant with friends or driving to work and there’s some beautiful music playing on the FM radio station. You would love to buy a copy of that music album for yourself but the problem is that you didn’t get the lyrics so how do you find out the name of that song. Online Song Quizzes For ESL Learners - Teacher's Notes. Listen and name the song. 40.000 song clips. Music Visualization: Beautiful Tools to ‘See’ Sound. Posted: July 26th, 2010 | Author: Manuel Lima | Filed under: Uncategorized | This is an original guest post by Ricardo Nuno Silva for VC Blog.

Music Visualization: Beautiful Tools to ‘See’ Sound

Ricardo is a Portuguese applications developer with a longtime curiosity concerning the impact of digital technologies in everyday life. You can contact him at In the last few years many tools and techniques have been developed to help us visualize songs, music and sounds. This post is a showcase of some of these greatest tools. One of the most common examples of software for sound visualization is the one used in media players. The tools in this showcase have a different approach, as they truly “understand” music in its individual notes. Below each image there’s the name of the tool or technique, some great video examples, and a link to the author’s site. If you know other great tools or videos of music visualization, please leave a comment below or via email.

Pop music quiz: Name these recent Billboard hits by their first second. The first few seconds of a song have to set a tone and hook the listener.

Pop music quiz: Name these recent Billboard hits by their first second.

In those precious moments when your attention is fresh, you can usually register a song’s mood, grasp its tempo, and perhaps recognize the artist or the song itself. But what about a song’s very first second? Can you guess these 16 recent Billboard hits by just a couple of beats or notes? Let's find out. Take Our Other Pop Quizzes: 1970s, 1980s, 1990s. Martin Wattenberg: Shape of Song. Serendipity. The Evolution of Western Dance Music! Minnesota Bird Songs. 'Time to Rhyme' - A lively and interactive song. 100 Years Of Rock Music In Less Than A Minute. Keeping up with the endless spawning of new sub-and sub-sub-genres of music can be hard.

100 Years Of Rock Music In Less Than A Minute

Just when you catch up with seapunk and witch house, they’re not cool anymore. Everyone’s already moved on to Nintendocore. To help you brush up on how rock music evolved into the many-tentacled beast that it is today, designer Brittany Klontz created an interactive infographic for that maps 100 years of genres in less than a minute. It not only provides the names and birth dates of each style, but also offers sample songs allowing you to finally know what skiffle sounds like. Song Meanings. Kelly Clarkson - Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You) Song Meaning: The song was written by Jörgen Elofsson, Ali Tamposi, David Gamson in September 2010 at the latter’s studio in Long Beach.

Song Meanings

Tamposi was in a really bad mood as a friend had told her they’d seen him out with another girl and he wasn’t answering her calls. The young songsmith had been up all night with her mom being hysterical and didn’t want to do the session. Do Not Touch. Interactive Songs en Pinterest. How Music Travels. Online Song Quizzes For ESL Learners - Teacher's Notes. Pop music quiz: Name these recent Billboard hits by their first second. Lyric Song Meanings at Songfacts.

Meaning of Lyrics From Songs of the 90s. These are the meanings behind the song lyrics from various songs of the 90s. In particular, we're looking for songs that aren't immediately obvious. Madonna's "Nothing Really Matters"In this song she reflects on when she was younger (instantly giving her the wisdom of the aged!) And how she was obsessed with herself and what she wanted, never stopping to share love with others. Now she has a child and must care for it, and she realizes that those material things she was so preoccupied with aren't important, and what is important is love and kindness.Mariah Carey's "Butterfly"It seems as though Mariah is singing some mushy love song to a guy.

SHE'S SINGING TO HER HORSE!!! We also have pages on this topic devoted to the 70s and 80s Please use the submission page to submit information to be used on this page. In The 80s - The Meaning Behind Songs of the Eighties. In the 70s - Meaning of Lyrics From Songs of the Seventies. Meaning of Lyrics From Songs of the Seventies These are the meanings behind the song lyrics from various songs of the 70s. In particular, we're looking for songs that aren't immediately obvious. We also have pages on this topic devoted to the 80s and 90s. Similes & Metaphors in Songs. Media and Learning. The Best Online Karaoke Sites For English Language Learners. I’ve used music a lot with English Language Learners.

Singing feels much less threatening to many who are learning a new language. Karaoke is a good language-development activity, and there are quite a few karaoke sites on the Internet. I thought it would be a good topic for a short “The Best…” list. LYRIC IDEAS FOR SONGS. Lyrics Interactive. Interactive lyrics and subtitles to english songs. 7 reasons why you should sing to learn languages. Humanising Language Teaching Magazine for teachers and teacher trainers. Hans Mol, Australia Hans Mol is a writer, trainer and teacher working from Australia. He is published worldwide for young learners, teens and adults.

His next book (Grammar for Young Learners) is published by OUP in 2009. Index of exercises, categorised according to grammar, vocabulary, etc. ESL Lounge: Songs for English Teaching. Free song lyrics. Using songs in the esl classroom It's great to use songs in the class, if only to do something a little different. But beyond using them solely to give your students some 'light relief', there are many other ways songs can be used in ESL classrooms to consolidate what students have already learnt. Have a song to request? Go to our contact page. Royalty free music library. Schoolhouse Rock - Grammar Rock. Top 10 Songs Where Bad Grammar Sounds Good.

When it comes to rock 'n roll lyrics, sometimes using correct English just won't work. By Sarah Wharton and Paul Silverman. Lyrics. Schoolhouse Rock - Grammar Rock. English Grammar in Pop Songs Exercises - Part 1. English Grammar in Pop Songs - Part 2. Teaching with songs. 20 Songs with Really Bad Grammar - Hooks and Harmony. As a former journalist and being the son of an English professor and librarian, I’m sensitive to proper grammar. I’ve learned to bite my tongue whenever someone says “Between he and I” or “irregardless,” although I have been known to correct signs in grocery stores and restaurants.

It’s an affliction, I’ll admit. Recently, a friend of mine reminded me of how I used to make fun of Paula Abdul’s “Opposites Attract,” in which every verse begins with the words “It ain’t.” That got me thinking about other grammar violations in songs. ESL Song Lessons - - Songs For Teaching Grammar. Kostenlose Songtexte, Lyrics, Liedtexte und Übersetzungen auf Royalty free music library. AZLyrics - Song Lyrics from A to Z. - Song lyrics search database.

Search Results For '' You are now on the desktop site. Lyrics, albums, songs, artists and more music. Lyrics. Lyrics by song, album, or music artist - LyricWiki. LyricsMode - Lyrics, explanations and meanings for more than 800,000 songs.

Song Directory. M.U.S.I.C.' Year By Year Lyrics - Backyard Babies. Lyrics. LyricFind. Songs that Teach English Grammar, Punctuation, and Spelling. INDEX. Song Meanings at Songfacts. Song Lyrics, Song Meanings & More at SongMeanings. LyricsMode - Lyrics, explanations and meanings for more than 800,000 songs. Lyrics, Song Lyrics – MetroLyrics. AZLyrics - Song Lyrics from A to Z. - your music community with the largest searchable lyrics database.