What are your favourite English books, films, or songs?
We asked football fans in Brazil a series of questions about Brazilian football and culture and English. In this video, the fans talk about their favourite books, films and music. Who talks about books? Who talks about music? And who talks about films?
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Emanuela: Erm.. I really like the Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy. It's really nice because it's very funny.
Joao Pedro: I like lots of books in English. Mostly like Star Wars.. some of these classics.. 007.
Patricia: I love Oscar Wilde, I really do. And I was obsessed with Monty Python for a while.
Mateus: ........, The Hobbit and The Hunger Games.
Victor: The good rock came from UK. From Pink Floyd, Led Zepplin, Deep Purple to The Smiths, U2, you know, they are fantastic..you know, you have a very nice music.
Karina: Erm.. I listen a lot to The Beatles, I really like the lyrics and I like their songs.
Walerie: I like The Beatles and err Radiohead.
Genebra: I'm a really fan of Red Hot Chilli Peppers.
Fernando: British music in general, I'd like to say I learnt English by lying in a hammock listening to Pink Floyd.
Emanuela: I think the British rock is really nice, and I mean like Scottish and other places not just London, as people think.
Caio: I like to listen rock, some R&B.
Peter: My favourite film, I would say is.....
Walerie: The Clockwork Orange. I like this film very much.
Peter: Well, there's so many I don't think I can count on one actually.
Walerie: I like Wes Anderson movies.
Emanuela: I really like British comedies. I think they have a really good sense of humour.