Understanding “I wasn’t expecting that!”

Here is a romantic song that you may like. Let’s listen to it once just to enjoy it, and a second time, more carefully, to try and understand it better. You can then test your listening comprehension with the interactive quiz in the English Gym below.


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Blandine L
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5 years ago

We just have one life!
A friend of mine who died in June used to say:
“Don’t live standing up on the break pedal!”

P H
Reply to  Blandine L
5 years ago

Sorry to hear about your friend. He/She must have been an interesting person.

Nathalie V
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Active Learner
2 years ago

Yes, it’s a very romantic song! Thanks for to share it! But I’ll have to listen and listen and… before to be able to do the quiz! I know it’s a good exercise… Particularly for me! :smile:

Nathalie V
Reply to  Nathalie V
2 years ago

I think I should have written “Thanks for sharing it!
Before being able to do…”

Matteo T
Newbie
Learner
2 years ago

This song is really romantic!
It makes people realise that we only have one life and that if we have doubt, we should still go for it because, what could be worst than wasting time, waiting for something that will maybe never happens.
Thanks for making me learn the lyrics and train my listening!

Matteo T
Reply to  Matteo T
2 years ago

I should have written:
could be worse than
that may never happen
and practice my listening

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