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CAPTAIN ENGLISH ACTIVITIES

NAME: ___________________________________________________________

DATE: ____/_____/_____
New Rules (Dua Lipa) ( ) In his bed in the morning
( ) And if you're under him
1 – Circle the correct alternative in bold: ( ) 'Cause he's drunk and alone
( ) One
Talking in my sleep at NIGHT / FIVE ( ) Don't let him in
Making myself BABY / CRAZY ( ) Don't pick up the phone
(Out of my mind, out of my mind) ( ) Three
Wrote it DOWN / BOW and read it out ( ) Don't be his friend
Hoping it would MAKE / SAVE me ( ) You ain't getting over him
(Too many times, too many times)
My love, he makes me feel like I got new rules, I count them
SOMEBODY / NOBODY else I got new rules, I count them
Nobody else I gotta tell them to myself
But my love, he doesn't love me I got new rules, I count them
So I tell myself, I tell myself I gotta tell them to myself

2 – Put the sentences in the correct order: 5 - Circle the correct alternative in bold:
( ) You know you're gonna wake up PRACTICE / STARTED makes perfect
( ) Three I'm still trying to learn it by AIR / HEART
( ) You know he's only calling (I got new rules, I count 'em)
( ) You ain't getting over him Eat, SLEEP / SEE, and breathe it
( ) 'Cause he's drunk and alone Rehearse and repeat it 'cause I
( ) Two (I got new, I got new, I got new...)
( ) Don't let him in
( ) In his bed in the morning 6 – Put the sentences in the correct order:
( ) You have to kick him out again ( ) 'Cause he's drunk and alone
( ) One ( ) Two
( ) Don't pick up the phone ( ) Don't let him in
( ) Don't be his friend ( ) You have to kick him out again
( ) And if you're under him ( ) Don't be his friend
( ) One
I got new rules, I count them ( ) You ain't getting over him
I got new rules, I count them ( ) Don't pick up the phone
I gotta tell them to myself ( ) You know you're gonna wake up
I got new rules, I count them ( ) In his bed in the morning
I gotta tell them to myself ( ) And if you're under him
( ) You know he's only calling
3 – Complete the missing words: ( ) Three
I keep _1__________ forwards
But he keeps _2__________ me backwards I got new rules, I count them
(Nowhere to turn, no way) I got new rules, I count them
(Nowhere to turn, no) I gotta tell them to myself
Now I'm _3__________ back from it I got new rules, I count them
I finally __4_________ the pattern (Baby, you know I count them)
I gotta tell them to myself
(I never learn, I never learn)
But my love, he doesn't love me
Don't let him in, don't let him in
So I tell myself, I tell myself
Don't, don't, don't, don't
I do, I do, I do Don't be his friend, don't be his friend
Don't, don't, don't, don't
4 – Put the sentences in the correct order: Don't let him in, don't let him in
( ) You know you're gonna wake up Don't, don't, don't, don't
( ) Two Don't be his friend, don't be his friend
( ) You know he's only calling Don't, don't, don't, don't
( ) You have to kick him out again You getting over him

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1st ._________________ 3rd ._________________ 7th ._______________ i) trying ._________________ 9th ._________________ 8th ._______________ c) hoping ._______________ g) pulling ._______________ d) calling ._______________ e) getting ._________________ 9 – There are many verbs in the Present Continuous in this song._________________ 5th ._______________ h) standing . two._________________ 6th .7 – Can you write all the numbers in the correct order? SEVEN – EIGHTEEN – ONE – TWENTY – FIVE – NINETEEN – TWO – THIRTEEN – ELEVEN – THREE – TWELVE – SEVENTEEN – FOUR – EIGHT – FOURTEEN – SIX – TEN – FIFTEEN – NINE – SIXTEEN _____________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________ 8 – In the chorus the singer uses cardinal numbers (one.What does the singer mean with “I got new rules”? What does she mean with that? ___________________________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________________ ._______________ b) making . Do you know them? Write them down.What’s the difference between PUSHING and PULLING? Explain: ___________________________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________________ 11 . but she could have used the ordinal numbers._______________ f) pushing ._________________ 4th ._______________ 10 ._________________ 10th. Change them into Simple Present: a) talking . three)._________________ 2nd .

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