E.S.L about The Beatles


Intermediate- Advanced Level

Today’s lesson we would like to talk about a few famous people from England.We will be posting a few more this week. Focus will be general knowledge combined with english vocabulary words. It doesn’t matter where in the world you live , we all have a someone famous from your home country to talk about.

Let’s read a little bit about the group band…

“The Beatles

The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960. With a line-up comprising John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr, they are regarded as the most influential band of all time

How did the band start?

This band was started in the 1950s by John Lennon and a few schoolmates from Quarry Bank High School. Paul McCartney joined the group in 1957 after seeing them on stage. George Harrison also joined a year later. By 1960, Lennon began studying at the Liverpool College of Art and his former schoolmates left the band.

Album: Let It Be, Please Please Me, Beatles for .

Member: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Stuart .

Origin: Liverpool

Hall of fame: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Are any of the Beatles still alive?

There are two Beatles members who are still alive. Paul McCartney is still alive, he is 75 years old this year. Ringo Starr is still alive, he is 77 years old this year. John Lennon was died in the year of 1980 because of being shot by a mentally-disturbed fan.

Top famous songs

Hey Dude.

Here Comes the Sun

And Let it be.

Vocabulary words:

Comprising – composta

Schoolmates – colegas de escola

Joined – Juntou-se

Alive – Vivo

Shot – Tiro

Mentally- disturbed – Mentalmente pertubado

The Beatles got the idea for their name from Buddy Holly and The Crickets.

 “Help” song ! Enjoy watching this amazing Rock Band “The Beatles”


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