Gap-fill listening exercise

Listen to the song and read the lyrics and fill in all the gaps with the missing words.
Press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints!
Click here to play Happy New Year by ABBA
No more champagne
And the are through
Here we are, me and you
Feeling and feeling
It's the end of the
And the morning seems so gray
So yesterday
Now's the for us to say…

Happy new year, happy new year!
May we all have a vision now and then
Of a world where every neighbor is a friend!
Happy new year, happy new year!
May we all have our hopes, our will to try
If we don't, we might as well lay down and die,
You and I.

Sometimes I
How the new world arrives
And I see how it thrives
In the of our lives
Oh yes, man is a
And he thinks he'll be okay
Dragging on of clay
Never knowing he's astray
Keeps on anyway…


Seems to me now
That the we had before
Are all dead; nothing more
Than on the floor
It's the end of a
In another years’ time
Who can say what we'll
What lies down the line
In the end of eighty-nine…