Sunday, May 15

Intermediate English: The Eurovision Song Contest

This week's listening lesson for Intermediate English learners is about the 2011 Eurovision Song Contest.

Watch this video clip from the Eurovision Song Contest final, and then scroll down to answer questions 1-6 to test how much you have understood.


1) Where was the 2011 Eurovision Song Contest held?

a) Azerbaijan
b) Dusseldorf
c) Italy

2)Which country won the 2011 Eurovision Song Contest?

a) Italy
b) Azerbaijan
c) Germany

3)Who won the contest last year, and handed over the title to this year's winners?

a) Jedward
b) Lena
c) Ell

4) true or false? Azerbaijan was favourite to win.

a) true
b) false
c) the video doesn't say

5) Which country came second in the competition?

a) Russia
b) Ireland
c) Italy

6)What was the name of the winning song?

a) Running Free
b) Running Scared
c) Running Upstairs

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