Task 1. Complete the lyrics with the words given.
greedy - to earn - credit card - spend – mall – broke - a loan - mortgage
We live in a __________ little world
that teaches every little boy and girl
__________as much as they can possibly,
then turn around and spend it foolishly.
We've created us a ______ __ mess
we ______ the money that we don't possess.
Our religion is to go and blow it all,
so it's shopping every Sunday at the_________
All we ever want is more,
a lot more than we had before.
So take me to the nearest store. (Ka-ching!)
Can you hear it ring? (Ka-ching!)
It makes you want to sing. (Ka-ching!)
It's such a beautiful thing — Ka-ching!
(Ka-ching!) Lots of diamond rings, (Ka-ching!)
the happiness it brings, (Ka-ching!)
you'll live like a king, with lots of money and things.
When you're _________ go and get_________.
Take out another ____________ on your home,
Consolidate so you can afford
To go and spend some more when you get bored.
Task 2. Listen to the song and check. Correct the mistakes if there are some.
Task 3. Discussion
What do you think the song is saying?