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Cat's in the Cradle

The song "Cat's in the Cradle" spans the generations and also has a lesson to teach.


Quiz ID:#10797
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Created By:MarcM1098Aca*****




#1   The song begins with: "A child arrived just the other day, / He came to the world in the usual way." What line comes next?

#2   Complete the lyrics: "He learned to _____ while I was away. / And he was _____ 'fore I knew it."

#3   The second verse begins with: "My son turned ten just the other day. / He said, 'Thanks for the ball, dad, come on let's play.'" The son asks:

#4   These lyrics are correct: "I said, 'Right away. / I'll get my glove, we can play all day.'"

#5   The third verse begins with: "Well, he came from college just the other day." What line comes next?

#6   Complete the lyrics: "'Son, I'm proud of you. Can you sit for a while?' / He shook his head, and he said with a smile, / 'What I'd really like, dad, ...'"

#7   The fourth verse begins with: "I've long since retired and my son's moved away." What line comes next?

#8   "I said, 'I'd like to see you if you don't mind.'" What line comes next?

#9   Complete the lyrics: "And as I hung up the phone, it occurred to me, / He'd grown up ____ like me."

#10   When he was young, the boy wanted to be like his father.

#11   Complete these lyrics from the chorus: "And the cat's in the cradle and the _____, / Little boy blue and the _____."

#12   This song was written by Cat Stevens.





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