Read the lyrics to "Take Me Home Country Roads" by John Denver HERE!
"Take Me Home Country Roads" by John Denver is a classic American country song released in 1971. It is a great song for English learners because of it's slow tempo, repeated lyrics, and cultural importance as an official state anthem of West Virginia in the USA. Here's some good vocabulary to listen for in "Take Me Home Country Roads" by John Denver:
⭐️ country roads
🌠 BONUS PHRASE: "Older than the trees" is a variation on the common English saying "older than the hills" meaning very very old.
"Country Roads Take Me Home" is so famous because it highlights all the best things about the United States and talks about one of American's favourite things to do... going on road trips! Today, "Country Roads Take Me Home" is the theme song of West Virginia University. Overall, this song is fantastic for learning English because it's an iconic American song and it's easy!
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