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Jealous Guy - John Lennon - Past simple/Past progressive

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I'm Just a Jealous Guy   by John Lennon        A song using PAST SIMPLE and PAST PROGRESSIVE

(dream) of the past.

And my heart  (beat) fast.

(x2) I  (begin) to lose control.

(not mean) to hurt you.

I'm sorry that I  (make) you cry.

(not want) to hurt you.

I'm just a jealous guy.

I  (feel) insecure.

You might not love me anymore.

(X2) I  (shiver) inside.


(try) to catch your eyes.

 (think) that you  (try) to hide.  /

(2x) I  (swallow) my pain.


Write the word or phrase that means:

1. shaking = 

2. unsure of yourself = 

3. I apologize = I'm  

4. caused you to =  you

5. A muscle that sends blood around the body =

6. Something going down your throat =

7. Get your attention = catch