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  • A String Of Pearls ( Glenn Miller tune )
  • A girl with kaleidoscope eyes ( Beatles song lyric )
  • A little learning is a dangerous thing ( from a poem by Alexander Pope ) ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • A mighty maze of mystic magic rays ( lyric of song used at the opening of television )
  • A narrow fellow in the grass ( from a poem by Emily Dickinson )
  • A thing of beauty is a joy forever ( from a poem by Keats ) ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • All the lonely people, where do they all come from? ( Beatles song lyric )
  • An American In Paris ( Irving Berlin tune title and Gene Kelly movie )
  • And miles to go before I sleep ( from a poem by Robert Frost )
  • Baby you can drive my car ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Ballad Of A Thin Man ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Ballad of the Green Berets ( Staff Sergeant Barry Sadler song )
  • Bang, bang, Maxwell's silver hammer came down upon her head ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Beauty is truth, truth beauty; that is all ( from a poem by Keats )
  • Because I could not stop for death he kindly stopped for me ( from a poem by Dickinson )
  • Beelzebub has the devil for a sideboard ( misheard lyric from Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody ) ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Busy old fool, unruly sun ( from a poem by John Donne )
  • But at my back I always hear ( from a poem by Marvell )
  • Can't Help Falling in Love ( Elvis Presley song )
  • Can't carry a tune in a bucket
  • Candy is dandy but liquor is quicker ( from a poem by Nash )
  • Carry a tune
  • Change your tune
  • Charge of the Light Brigade ( British cavalry charge against Russian army in the Crimean War and title of a poem by Tennyson )
  • Clang clang clang went the trolley ( Frank Sinatra and Judy Garland song lyric )
  • Come Into The Garden Maud ( Tennyson poem and Victorian song )
  • Come together right now over me ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Couldn't carry a tune in a bucket
  • Dance to someone's tune
  • Desolation Row ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Digging the dancing queen ( ABBA lyric )
  • Do not go gentle into that good night ( from a poem by Dylan Thomas )
  • Doctor, doctor, give me the news, I've got a bad case of loving you ( Robert Palmer song lyric )
  • Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree ( Glenn Miller tune )
  • Drink To Me Only With Thine Eyes ( Ben Jonson poem and Victorian song )
  • Eleanor Rigby picks up the rice in the church where a wedding has been ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Fish and finger pie ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Foggy Mountain Breakdown ( Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs tune title )
  • For the benefit of Mr.Kite there will be a show tonight on trampoline ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Friday night and the lights are low ( ABBA lyric )
  • Gimme, gimme, gimme a man after midnight ( ABBA lyric )
  • He who pays the piper calls the tune
  • He's a real nowhere man sitting in his nowhere land ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Helpless Helpless Helpless Helpless ( Neil Young song lyric )
  • Hey Jude, Don't Make It Bad ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Hope springs eternal in the human breast ( from a poem by Alexander Pope )
  • How do I love thee? Let me count the ways ( from a poem by Browning )
  • How does it feel to be one of the beautiful people? ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Human kind cannot bear very much reality ( from a poem by Eliot )
  • I Who Have Nothing ( Shirley Bassey song )
  • I Will Always Love You ( Whitney Houston song )
  • I am he as you are he as you are me and we are all together ( Beatles song lyric )
  • I am the master of my fate ( from a poem by Henley )
  • I am the walrus, goo goo goo joob ( Beatles song lyric )
  • I believe in angels, something good in everything I see ( ABBA lyric )
  • I don't wanna talk ( ABBA lyric )
  • I grow old, I grow old, I shall wear the bottoms of my trousers rolled ( from a poem by Eliot )
  • I lit a fire, isn't it good, Norwegian wood? ( Beatles song lyric )
  • I look at the world and I notice it's turning ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • I once had a girl, or should I say, she once had me ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • I think that I shall never see a poem lovely as a tree, Kilmer )
  • I wandered lonely as a cloud ( from a poem by Wordsworth )
  • I'll buy you a diamond ring my friend if it makes you feel alright ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • I'll send all my loving to you ( Beatles song lyric )
  • I'm not half the man I used to be ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • I've been brokenhearted, blue since the day we parted ( ABBA lyric )
  • I've been cheated by you since I don't know when ( ABBA lyric )
  • If I had to do the same again, I would my friend Fernando ( ABBA lyric )
  • If you can keep your head when all about you ( from a poem by Kipling )
  • If you change your mind, I'm the first in line ( ABBA lyric )
  • If you're not busy being born, you're busy dying ( Bob Dylan song lyric )
  • In Flanders fields the poppies blow ( from a poem by McCrae )
  • In Penny Lane there is a barber showing photographs ( Beatles song lyric )
  • In The Mood ( Glenn Miller tune )
  • In Xanadu did Kubla Khan ( from a poem by Coleridge )
  • In tune with
  • It was twenty years ago today Sgt. Pepper taught the band to play ( Beatles song lyric )
  • It's been a hard day's night, and I'd been working like a dog ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Killing Me Softly With His Song ( Roberta Flack song
  • Kind Of Blue ( Miles Davis tune and album )
  • Knowing me, knowing you, it's the best I can do ( ABBA lyric )
  • Lady Madonna, children at your feet ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Let me take you down, cos I'm going to Strawberry Fields ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Little Brown Jug ( Glenn Miller tune )
  • Living is easy with eyes closed ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair ( from a poem by Shelley )
  • Love ballad
  • Love is all you need ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Love, love me do, you know I love you ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Mamma mia, here I go again ( ABBA lyric )
  • Money can't buy you love ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Money, money, money ( ABBA lyric )
  • Moonlight Serenade ( Glenn Miller tune )
  • Mother Superior jumped the gun ( Beatles song lyric )
  • My heart went boom when I crossed that room ( Beatles song lyric )
  • My mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun ( from a poem by Shakespeare )
  • My my, I could never let you go ( ABBA lyric )
  • Never scratches ( Lyric Records advertising slogan )
  • Not with a bang but a whimper ( from a poem by Eliot )
  • Nothing is real and nothing to get hung about ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Out of tune
  • Pennsylvania 65000 ( Glenn Miller tune )
  • Penny Lane is in my ears and in my eyes ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Round Midnight ( Thelonious Monk tune )
  • Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness ( from a poem by Keats )
  • See how they run like pigs from a gun ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • See that girl, watch that scene ( ABBA lyric )
  • Semolina pilchard climbing up the Eiffel Tower ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Shall I compare thee to a summer's day? ( from a poem by Shakespeare )
  • She's got a ticket to ride but she don't care ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Sing a different tune
  • Stop all the clocks, cut off the telephone ( from a poem by Auden )
  • Take Five ( Dave Brubeck tune )
  • Take The A Train ( Duke Ellington tune )
  • Take a chance on me ( ABBA lyric )
  • Tangerine trees and marmalade skies ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Ten summersets he'll undertake on solid ground ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Thank you for the music, the songs I'm singing ( ABBA lyric )
  • The Ballad Of John And Yoko ( Beatles song )
  • The Road Not Taken ( Robert Frost poem )
  • The act you've known for all these years ( Beatles song lyric )
  • The answer my friend is blowing in the wind ( Bob Dylan song lyric )
  • The child is father of the man ( from a poem by Wordsworth )
  • The long and winding road that leads to your door ( Beatles song lyric )
  • The man with the foolish grin is keeping perfectly still ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • The mind is its own place, and in itself, can make a Heav'n of Hell, a Hell of Heav'n ( from a poem by Milton )
  • The moving finger writes; and, having writ, moves on ( from a poem by Fitzgerald )
  • The old lie: Dulce et Decorum Est ( from a poem by Owen )
  • The proper study of mankind is man ( from a poem by Alexander Pope )
  • The winner takes it all, the loser standing small ( ABBA lyric )
  • There will be an answer, let it be ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • There's many a good tune played on an old fiddle
  • There's many a good tune played on an old piano
  • There's not a soul out there, no one to hear my prayer ( ABBA lyric )
  • There's nothing you can do that can't be done ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • They also serve who only stand and wait ( from a poem by Milton )
  • Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold ( from a poem by Yeats )
  • Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all ( from a poem by Tennyson )
  • To err is human; to forgive, divine ( from a poem by Alexander Pope )
  • To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield ( from a poem by Tennyson )
  • To the tune of
  • Tread softly because you tread on my dreams ( from a poem by Yeats )
  • Tune out
  • Turn on, tune in, drop out ( A catchphrase from Timothy Leary )
  • Waits at the window, wearing the face that she keeps in a jar by the door ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Waterloo, couldn't escape if I wanted to ( ABBA lyric )
  • We all live in a yellow submarine ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Well, she was just seventeen you know what I mean ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • What is this life if, full of care, we have no time to stand and stare ( from a poem by Davies )
  • What would you think if I sang out of tune ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • When I am an old woman I shall wear purple ( from a poem by Joseph )
  • When I find myself in times of trouble Mother Mary comes to me ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Where rocking horse people eat marshmallow pies ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Whisper words of wisdom, let it be ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Whistle A Happy Tune
  • Who can live without it, I ask in all honesty? ( ABBA lyric )
  • With love from me to you ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Yellow matter custard dripping from a dead dog's eye ( Beatles song lyric )
  • You keep all your money in a big brown bag inside a zoo ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Young and sweet, only seventeen ( ABBA lyric )

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