Edutainment – Bouteiller’s English Teaching in Hong Kong


Just a ride by JEM

1. How does the ride move?

2. How do people react on the ride? (4 ways)

3. What is the metaphor here? What does it refer to?

4. What is the message of this song to us?


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Group leather: Kelly(9)
Scribe: Gigi(15)
Presenter: Debbie(14)
Discussant: Grace(8)

1. How does the ride move?
It rides up and down.

2. How do people react on the ride? (4 ways)
The people may breakdown, scared, hind their eyes, and cry.

3. What is the metaphor here? What does it refer to?
It’s metaphor of our life of upset. It refer to there’s up and down in our life, and we should not feel so sad or happy. Because it’s a ‘ride’.

4. What is the message of this song to us?
This song want to tell us about our life is just a ride. We should look at it hpoefully and all the bad thing would be gone so fast. We shouldn’t be so sad about it.

Comment by Kan Wai Chi 2c 15

Leader : Christy(16)
Scribe : Cathy(22)
discussant : Johnny(23)
Presenter : Yoyo(17)

1. How does the ride move?
It moves up and down, always changing like rollercoaster.

2. How do people react on the ride? (4 ways)
-They argue with each other seriously.
-They meet some accidents and breakdown on the way.
-They have some suprises which stop them.
-They are free and happy.

3. What is the metaphor here? What does it refer to?
The ride just like a live of a person,
some exciting or happy things will happen,
sometimes we will argue and cause sad finally.

4. What is the message of this song to us?
We have different feelings in our life,
whenever happy or unhappy things happen on you,
just let it gone later and enjoy your life.
Never give up when something stop you.

Comment by Cathy(2c.22)

Leader : katrina(25)
Scribe : pearly(19)
discussant : nicole(24)
Presenter : joey(18)

1.How does the ride move?
it’s so fast,, up and down
2.How do people react on the ride? (4 ways)
suprises,,sad,,happy,,frightened
3. What is the metaphor here? What does it refer to?
it’s metaphor we should enjoy our life
4. What is the message of this song to us?
although your life is up or down ,,you must enjoy it

Comment by PearlyKwong (2c19)

Leader:Tse Yee Lam(35)
Scribe:Wong Ho Ching(39)
discussant:Ng Woon Ting(30)
Presenter:Wong Hing Yee(38)

1.How does the ride move?
The ride move continuously, no stopping and when we get on it, there is no getting off until‘accident’happen.

2. How do people react on the ride?
Some of the people were happy, some of them were sad,and some of them were scare or too impatient to wait.

3.What is the metaphor here? Wha does it refer to?
The metaphor is imaging our life to be a ride.

4. What is the message of this song to us?
We think the message of this song to us is to tell us – our life is just like a ride, when you start to ride on this ride(when you were born), there must be something to make you happy, sad,angry,scare… And you need to be relax for managing those things, because it’s just a ride! Take it easy,Although it’s just a ride, there is one thing that you need to pay attention, which is this ride won’t be stop as when as you want. You can’t stop it, unless you are not here in this world(unless you were died).

Comment by Taururs Wong2C39

Group leather: Kin fung(7)
Scribe:Mattehw(6)
Presenter:Sharon(12)
Discussant:Roger(13)

1. How does the ride move?
It rides up and down,round and round.

2. How do people react on the ride? (4 ways)
They fight,shout,play and argue

3. What is the metaphor here? What does it refer to?
the live is like a ride,up and down,round and round,also sometimes we’ll have some sudden accident

4. What is the message of this song to us?
The message is to tell us that no need to worry and just relax and feel happy.

Comment by Choi Chi Hin

The song (melody) is quite smooth,and fluent.In the other hand the lyrics are meaningful.but we cannot listen to the music clearly..what a pity!

Comment by chloe

Leader : Michael(28)
Scribe : Yeung(33)
discussant :Ng Hing Yu(29)
Presenter : Tsang Chau Na(34)
1.How does the ride move?
It sometimes up,sometimes down.
2.How do people react on the ride? (4ways)
They break down, run, hide, scared.
3.What’s the metaphor here? What does it refer to?
“A Ride” refers to life.
4.What is the message of this song to us?
It tells us life is full of challeges, full of problem, but we gotta chill out, take it easy, life will be easy.

Comment by yeung 2C33

Leader:Edward(31)

Scribe:Eve(36)and Jano(32)

Presenter:Sammuel(37)

Discussant:Jimmy(40)

1. How does the ride move?

The ride moves up and down.

2. How do people react on the ride? (4 ways)

They breakdown, scared, hide eyes and never gonna stop.

3. What is the metaphor here? What does it refer to?

The metaphor here is to enjoy our life. Although our life always up and down, we should enjoy because it’s just a ride.

4. What is the message of this song to us?

The message of this song to us is life, it’s ever so strange, it’s so full of change.

Comment by Wong Hiu Fu 2c 36

Leader :Jeffrey(11)
Scribe :Susana(5)
discussant :Amy(10)
Presenter :Jacky(4)

1. How does the ride move?
It is sometimes move up and down,round and round.

2. How do people react on the ride? (4 ways)
They will breakdown,off course,hide and run.

3. What is the metaphor here? What does it refer to?
It said that the lifes like a ride.You can not stoped it .There is no getting off.

4. What is the message of this song to us?
Don’t be scared .Don’t hide your eyes.The life is just a ride.It may feel so real but remember it is just a ride.So……you can just enjoy it.

Comment by fung kin ho(2c 11)

Group Lader :Victoria [2]
Scribe :Kelly Chen [3]
Discussant :Kelly Chen [3]
Presenter :Victoria [2]

1. How dose the ride move?
Round and Round.
2. How do the people react on the ride?
Hide your eyes,scared,run,ride.
3. What is the metaphor here?What does if refer to?
The ride.It is refer to the life and just like we run our life.
4. What is the message of this song to us?
Enjoy the ride and don’t worry about so many things.Just enjoy it and enjoy the life.

Comment by Kelly 2C 3

Discussant:Kiko(20)
Group Leader:Ricky(21)
Presenter:Karen(27)
Scribe:Jason(26)

1.How does the ride move?
It moves slowly,round and fast.
2.How do the people react on the ride?
They breakdown,run,hide and feel strange.
3.What is the metaphor here?What does it refer to?
It is the life.It refers to your life is such a ride to run in difficult way.
4.What is the message of this song to us?
This song tell us not easy to leave your life,you should enjoy your whole life.

Comment by Lee Wun Yin 2C (26)

Group Leader:Ngan Hiu Fung[31]
Scribe:Eve Wong[36],Tam Chau Wing[32]
Discussant:Jimmy Yip[40]
Presenter:Samuel Wong[37]

1.How does the ride move?
It moves up and down.
2.How do the people react on the ride?
They break down,scared,run,hide.
3.What is the metaphor here?What does it refer to?
It said “A Ride” refers to life.
4.What is the message of this song to us?
Just enjoy the life.

Comment by Jimmy2C 40

Leader:Edward(31)

Scribe:Eve(36)and Jano(32)

Presenter Sammuel(37)

Discussant:Jimmy(40)

1. How does the ride move?

The ride moves up and down.

2. How do people react on the ride? (4 ways)

They breakdown, scared, hide eyes and never gonna stop.

3. What is the metaphor here? What does it refer to?

The metaphor here is to enjoy our life. Although our life always up and down, we should enjoy because it’s just a ride.

4. What is the message of this song to us?

The message of this song to us is life, it’s ever so strange, it’s so full of change.

Comment by Wong Eve Hiu Fu 2C (36)

Group Leader: Ngan Hiu Fung[31]
Scribe: Eve Wong[36],Tam Chau Wing[32]
Discussant: Jimmy Yip[40]
Presenter: Samuel Wong[37]

1.How does the ride move?
It moves up and down.
2.How do the people react on the ride?
They break down,scared,run,hide.
3.What is the metaphor here?What does it refer to?
It said “A Ride” refers to life.
4.What is the message of this song to us?
Just enjoy the life.

Comment by Jimmy2C40

HEY!this is alex !! i haven’t come to ur site for a long time la, coz there are a lot of work waiting me=[ anyway, just to leave a comment and say hi to u, mrs bouteiller =]

Comment by alex

Thx 4 ur msg! I see you every day though! 😛 Hair gel off ur head Alex! 😛

Comment by Nikki Bouteiller




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