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May 22, 2017
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#219:  Logan (Trailer)


Instructions:  Listen to the youtube video above and fill in the blanks in the transcript below (or write your answers on a piece of paper). Beginners can use the list of missing words and phrases, but if you're an advanced student, try to fill in the blanks just by listening to the video, without looking at the missing words and phrases.  The answers are given at the end of the transcript.

Missing Words and Phrases (4):  come on [c'mon]; her [er]; want to [wanna]; you've got to pay [you godda pay].


{Song:  "Moving me down the highway; Rolling me down the highway; Moving ahead so life won't pass me by." [1]}

Hello!  You know _________________ for that, right?  Hey!  _______. 



Not ok! [2]

We've got ourselves an X-Man fan.  Maybe a quarter of it happened and not like this. 

In the real world, people die.


I don’t _______ talk about it.


Just stop.

Be careful.

I need the girl.

What girl?

Go get ___.

No...  No!  No.


{Song:  "And way down we go, go, go…  Oh, way down we go, go, go… [3]}

She's like you, very much like you.

{Song:  "Now way down we go…"}

I am not whatever it is you think I am.

{Song:  "Way down."}

She needs our help.

Someone'll come along [4].

Someone has come along.

{Song:  "Whoa, baby, yeah."}

This is what life looks like. 

{Song:  "Way down."}

People who love each other.  A home.  You should take a moment [5].  Feel it.  You still have time. 


[1] The song is "I've got a name" by Jim Croce.
[2] Not ok! = The full sentence is, "That's not okay!"
[3] The song is "Way Down We Go" by Kaleo.

[4] "Someone'll come along" = Note that the word "will" is in its contracted form ('ll), which sounds like "ull".  The full sentence is "Someone will come along."
[5] The word "moment" is hard to hear, but that's what's in the movie script.


1) you've got to pay [you godda pay]
2) Come on [c'mon]
3) want to [wanna]
4) her [er]

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