It's time to discuss exciting themes!
1) Can you think of a day without music?
2) We hear music everywhere: in the streets and at home, over the radio and on TV, in the shops and in the parks.
3) People all over the world are fond of music.
4) They listen to music, they dance to music, they learn to play musical instruments.
5) There are a lot of different kinds of music.
6) Some of them appeared long ago, some are quite modern.
7) For example, classical music is often associated with the music of the past and rap is considered to be a modern music style.
8) Tastes differ.
9) That's why people's musical interests range from pop and rock music, which are extremely popular among young people nowadays, to classical music and opera.
10) Like most of the teenagers, I can't imagine my life without music.
11) My favourite style of music is pop music, because it is breathtaking and full of energy.
12) When I listen to pop music it makes me remember happy times and forget the problems of everyday life.
13) It helps me to relax when I'm tired and entertains me when I'd like to have fun.
14) My favourite band is 'Okean Elzy'.
15) I think that it plays 'a real music', which appeals to people's souls.
16) The members of this rock group always manage to combine the beauty of tone and phrasing in their songs.
17) I have the disks with all their albums.
18) By the way, 'Okean Elzy' has won many music awards and is already famous in many countries!
19) Thanks to my new MP3 player, I can enjoy listening to my favourite music not only at home but also on my way to and from school.
20) The music I hate is heavy metal.
21) I find it too noisy and dreadful.
22) When I hear this style of music it presents to my mind pictures of dark days.
23) Though some young people are fond of this style of music, it isn't to everyone's taste.
24) Unfortunately I can't play any musical instrument or sing but I'm fond of dancing and I never miss a chance to dance especially if the tune is catchy.
25) It makes me feel cheerful and adds energy.
26) Personally for me music is a source of inspiration.
My Favourite Band (Group)
1. Music is the source of good mood for me.
2. I like almost all types of music, including rap, rock, disco, techno, drum & bass, hip-hop, alternative and others.
3. I also admire many famous singers and music bands. However, my favourite one is “Linkin Park”.
4. It is an American rock band which originated in California.
5. This band is rather popular among the teens nowadays.
6. What I like about them is the fact that they sing in different styles.
7. Some of their songs are alternative, some are metal, some rock.
8. They have clever texts and unusual musical decisions.
9. The band was formed in 1999 and they’ve released about 9 albums since then.
10. It consists of six men: Chester Bennington, David Farell, Rob Burdon, Bred Delson, Joe Hahn, and Mike Shinoda.
11. The most famous member is Chester Bennington, of course. He is the lead singer.12. I think, he is very talented and he is considered to be one of the best heavy metal vocalists in the world.
13. He writes his own poems and composes music.
14. “Linkin Park” released many melodic songs and I like them all without distinction. However, my favourite one is “Breaking the habits”.
15. Their songs are rather moving.
16. One can see true feelings of happiness or sorrow in them.
17. They can even make you think of global problems.
18. I like listening to “Linkin Park” lying on my sofa and just dreaming.
19. Apart from writing and performing songs, all members of my favourite band participate in charity sometimes. And, that’s another reason why I think “Linkin Park” is a wonderful band.