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Dark Lady

The fortune queen of New Orleans Was brushing her cat in her black limousine On the back seat __________(be) scratches From the marks of men her fortune she had won __________(can not) see through the tinted glass She __________(say), "Home James" And he __________(hit) the gas I __________(follow) her to some darkened room She __________(take) my money, She __________(say), "I'll be with you soon" CHORUS: Dark lady __________(laugh) and __________(dance) And __________(light) the candles one by one __________(dance) to her gypsy music Till her brew was done Dark lady ___________(play) black magic Till the clock ___________(strike) on the twelve She __________(tell) me more about me Than I __________(know) myself

Cher (May 20, 1946) is an American pop singer-songwriter, actress, director and record producer. She has won an Academy Award, a Grammy Award, an Emmy Award, three Golden Globe Awards and a People's Choice Award for her work She __________(deal) two cards, a queen and a three in film, music and television. And __________(mumble) some words That __________(be) so strange to me Cher began her career at seventeen and Then she __________(turn) up a two-eyed jack came to prominence as one half of the My eyes __________(see) red but the card duo Sonny & Cher with the success of Still __________(stay) black their song "I Got You Babe" in 1965. She __________(say) the man you love is secretly true To someone else who is very close to you With a career lasting over 40 years, Cher My advice is that you leave this place is an enduring pop culture icon and one of Never come back and forget you ever saw my facethe most popular and biggest-selling artists in the history of contemporary Chorus music, having sold over 100 million records worldwide. So I __________(run) home And __________(crawl) in my bed "Dark Lady" is an pop rock I __________(can not) sleep song recorded by Cher from Because of all the things she said eleventh studio album, Dark Then I __________(remember) her strange perfume Cher (May 20, 1946) is an American pop Lady. It was released as the And how I ___________(smell) it once in my own room singer-songwriter, actress, director and album's first single in early So I __________(sneak) back record producer. She has won an 1974. It became Cher's third And __________(catch) her with my man Academy Award, a Grammy Award, an solo U.S. number one hit on Laughing and kissing Emmy Award, three Golden Globe Awards March 23, 1974 and her last Till they __________(see) the gun in my hand and a People's Choice Award for her work until "Believe" a quarterThe next thing I _________(know) in film, music and television. century later. They _________(be) dead on the floor Dark lady will never turn a card up anymore Cher began her career at seventeen and came to prominence as one half of the A. Put the verbs in brackets Chorus duo Sonny & Cher with the success of into the past simple. Listen their song "I Got You Babe" in 1965. and check your answers. Dark Lady KEY B. What other tenses are With a career lasting overWhy? 40 years, Cher used in the song? is an enduring pop culture icon and one of C. Find nouns and adjectives the most popular and biggest-selling to describe the narrator`s artists in the history of contemporary music, having sold over 100 million records worldwide.

The fortune queen of New Orleans Was brushing her cat in her black limousine On the back seat _were_(be) scratches From the marks of men her fortune she had won _Couldnt see_(can not) see through the tinted glass She _said_(say), "Home James" And he _hit_(hit) the gas I _follow_(follow) her to some darkened room She _took_(take) my money, She _said_(say), "I'll be with you soon" CHORUS: Dark lady _laughed_(laugh) and _danced_(dance) And _lit_(light) the candles one by one _danced_(dance) to her gypsy music Till her brew was done Dark lady _played_(play) black magic Till the clock _struck_(strike) on the twelve She _told (tell) me more about me Than I _knew_(know) myself She _dealt_(deal) two cards, a queen and a three And _mumbled_(mumble) some words That _were_(be) so strange to me Then she _turned (turn) up a two-eyed jack My eyes _saw_(see) red but the card Still _stayed_(stay) black She _said_(say) the man you love is secretly true To someone else who is very close to you My advice is that you leave this place Never come back and forget you ever saw my face Chorus So I _ran_(run) home And _crawled_(crawl) in my bed "Dark Lady" is an pop rock I _couldnt (can not) sleep song recorded by Cher from Because of all the things she said eleventh studio album, Dark Then I _remembered_(remember) her strange perfume Lady. It was released as the And how I _smelled/smelt_(smell) it once in my own room album's first single in early So I _sneaked_(sneak) back 1974. It became Cher's third And _caught_(catch) her with my man solo U.S. number one hit on Laughing and kissing March 23, 1974 and her last Till they _saw_(see) the gun in my hand until "Believe" a quarterThe next thing I _knew_(know) century later. They _were_(be) dead on the floor Dark lady will never turn a card up anymore Chorus A. Put the verbs in brackets into the past simple. Listen and check your answers. B. What other tenses are used in the song? Why? C. Find nouns and adjectives to describe the narrator`s