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Mother's Little Helper - The Rolling Stones: a cloze exercise

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Words and Verbs to insert:

appreciate= apprezzano -- burns= brucia -- busy= indaffarato -- buys= compra -- fresh= fresco -- kids= i figli -- men= gli uomini -- needs= ha bisogno -- night= notte -- life's= la vita è -- outside= fuori -- overdose= overdose -- pill= pillola -- plight= fatica -- pursuit= ricerca -- things= le cose -- though= sebbene -- to calm= calmare -- to satisfy= soddisfare
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What a drag it is getting old
are different today, I hear every mother say
Mother something today her down
And she's not really ill, there's a little yellow
She goes running for the shelter of a mother's little helper
And it helps her on her way, gets her through her busy day

are different today, I hear every mother say
Cooking food for her husband's just a drag
So she an instant cake and she her frozen steak
And goes running for the shelter of a mother's little helper
And two help her on her way, get her through her busy day

[Bridge]
Doctor, please, some more of these
the door she took four more
What a drag it is getting old

just aren't the same today, I hear every mother say
They just don't that you get tired
They're so hard , you can tranquilize your mind
So go running for the shelter of a mother's little helper
And four help you through the , help to minimize your

[Bridge]
just much too hard today, I hear every mother say
The of happiness just seems a bore
And if you take more of those, you will get an
No more running for the shelter of her mother's little help
They just help you on your way through your dying day
Hey!
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What a drag it is getting old
Kids are different today, I hear every mother say
Mother needs something today to calm her down
And though she's not really ill, there's a little yellow pill
She goes running for the shelter of a mother's little helper
And it helps her on her way, gets her through her busy day

Things are different today, I hear every mother say
Cooking fresh food for her husband's just a drag
So she buys an instant cake and she burns her frozen steak
And goes running for the shelter of a mother's little helper
And two help her on her way, get her through her busy day

[Bridge]
Doctor, please, some more of these
Outside the door she took four more
What a drag it is getting old

Men just aren't the same today, I hear every mother say
They just don't appreciate that you get tired
They're so hard to satisfy, you can tranquilize your mind
So go running for the shelter of a mother's little helper
And four help you through the night, help to minimize your plight

[Bridge]
Life's just much too hard today, I hear every mother say
The pursuit of happiness just seems a bore
And if you take more of those, you will get an overdose
No more running for the shelter of her mother's little help
They just help you on your way through your busy dying day
Hey!