[parlato] Poor Cinderelly! Every time she find a minute that's the time when they beginning "Cinderelly!!
night and day it's Cinderelly
make the fire, fix the breakfast
wash the dishes, do the mopping
and the sweeping and the dusting
They always keep her hopping
she go around in circles
till she very, very dizzy
still they holler
keep a-busy, Cinderelly!
[parlato] Yeah, keep her busy! You know what? Cinderella is not going to the ball
- What? Not going? What did you say?
- You'll see, they'll fix it. She'll never get that dress on!
- Poor Cinderelly!
- Hey, WE can do it!
We can do it, we can do it
we can help our Cinderelly
we can make her dress so pretty
there's nothing to it, really
we'll tie a sash around it
put a ribbon thru it
when dancing at the ball
she'll be more beautiful than all
in the lovely dress we'll make
Hurry, hurry, hurry, hurry
gonna help our Cinderelly
got no time to dilly-dally
we gotta get a-goin'
I'll cut it with these scissors!
and I can do the sewing!
leave the sewing to the women
you go get some trimmin'
and we'll make a lovely dress
The Work Song - Cinderella: a cloze exercise
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Words and Verbs to insert:
ball= ballo -- circles= cerchio -- dizzy= stordita -- dusting= spolverare -- fix = prepara -- gotta= dobbiamo (=have got to) -- help= aiutare -- holler= urlano -- hopping= saltare -- 'll make= faremo -- make= fai -- mopping = lavare i pavimenti -- night = notte -- pretty = bello -- really= davvero -- ribbon= nastro -- sash= fascia -- scissors = forbici -- sewing= il cucito -- than= di -- time = tempo -- trimmin'= passamaneria -- wash= lava -- women= donne
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