英语四级

听力入门英语演讲VOA慢速英语美文听力教程英语新闻名校课程听力节目影视听力英语视频

What Happens When Songwriters Fall in Love With Cities

andyg 于2007-01-07发布 l 已有人浏览
增大字体 减小字体
&raquo Download Audio(mp3) By Shelley Gollust 2007-1-7 ANNOUNCER: Welcome to THIS IS AMERICA in VOA Spe

» download audio(mp3)
by shelley gollust
2007-1-7

announcer: welcome to this is america in voa special english. lots of people have a favorite city. maybe it is the city where they were born, or the place of their happiest memories. or maybe it is just a place they would like to call home. today, we present some songs about favorite american cities. your travel guides are shirley griffith and rich kleinfeldt.

an aerial view shows lower manhattan where the world trade center buildings once stood

(music)

voice one:

new york. new york. more songs have been written about america's biggest city than about any other city. more than eight million people live in new york. many others dream about leaving their small towns to go there. they want to become rich and famous. frank sinatra sings about this dream in the most popular song written about new york.

(music)

voice two:

almost three million people live in the middle western city of chicago, illinois. it is now america's third largest city. it used to be the second largest city. so, of course, it needed its own song. judy garland sings the song, "chicago, chicago. "

 1 2 3 4 下一页

分享到

添加到收藏

VOA慢速排行