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El Condor Pasa - Paul Simon: a cloze exercise

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The song uses conditional expressions: "I'd rather" = preferirei -- "if I could"= se potessi -- Yes I would= lo preferirei davvero

Words and Verbs to insert:

earth= terra -- feet= piedi -- forest= foresta -- gives= dà -- gone= sparito -- ground= terreno -- hammer= martello -- nail= chiodo -- snail= lumaca -- sparrow= passero -- street= strada -- swan= cigno -- tied up= bloccato
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I'd rather be a than a
Yes I would
If I could,
I surely would

I'd rather be a than a
Yes I would
If I only could,
I surely would

Away, I'd rather sail away
Like a that's here and
A man gets to the ,
he ---- the world
its saddest sound,
its saddest sound.

I'd rather be a than a
Yes I would
If I could
I surely would

I'd rather feel the beneath my ,
Yes I would
If I only could,
I surely would.
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I'd rather be a sparrow than a snail
Yes I would
If I could,
I surely would

I'd rather be a hammer than a nail
Yes I would
If I only could,
I surely would

Away, I'd rather sail away
Like a swan that's here and gone
A man gets tied up to the ground,
he gives the world
its saddest sound,
its saddest sound.

I'd rather be a forest than a street
Yes I would
If I could
I surely would

I'd rather feel the earth beneath my feet,
Yes I would
If I only could,
I surely would.