Blowing in the Wind


Welcome to the course: “Blowing in the Wind”. This course is designed for level B2 upwards.

Jean-Yves is a retired French Literature and a musician. Shall we “Listen to the Music?”    

In this course you will:

  1. Translate 21 words describing how a song evolved.
  2. Answer 10 questions about the article.
  3. Answer 5 question about the 1960s.
  4. The text and the music have inspired you to think or learn more about this period of time. You contact a family friend and explore the 1960s together.
  5. Contribute to any discussions with other people who have done this course.


  6. Watch some videos on London in the 1960s
  7. You can download the lesson outline to do offline.

Language work

The creative language used to describe an artistic environment.
Past tense.
Adjectives, adverbs, comparisons.

What You'll Learn

  • 01 Introduction

    • 1 Blowing in the Wind – Reading
  • 02 Interactive

    • 2 Blowing in the Wind – Vocabulary
    • 3 Blowing in the Wind – Writing
    • 4 Blowing in the Wind – Speaking / WhatsApp
    • 5 Blowing in the Wind – Writing
  • 03 Extra Stuff

    • 6 Blowing in the Wind – Watching