Simon & Garfunkel - I am a Rock


Listening — Advanced Level
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Watch the video and answer the questions

  1. What time of year is depicted in the first stanza of the song?

  2. Why does he NOT need friendship?

  3. What does this line mean "I won't disturb the slumber of feelings that have died?"

  4. What does the man do as described in this line "I have my books and my poetry to protect me."

  5. Why does he call himself a rock?


Practice your writing skills by discussing the questions below

  1. What kind of a life does the man in the song have?Why did you say so?

  2. At some point, are you like him? Why? Why not?

  3. How do you deal with sadness?


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