Heart Songs Vocabulary Word List (141)

A)A Dream is A Wish Your Heart Makes (Disney), Achy Breaky Heart (Billy Ray Cyrus)
B)Blame It On Your Heart (Patty Loveless), Brand New Heartache (Everly Bros.), Broken Hearted Me (Anne Murray)
C)Can't You Hear My Heart Beat? (Herman's Hermits), Change of Heart (The Judds), Chrome Plated Heart (Melissa Etheridge), Closer to the Heart (Rush), Crying My Heart Out Over You (Ricky Skaggs)
D)Dagger Through The Heart (Sinead OConnor), Deep in the Heart of Texas, Devil in Her Heart (The Beatles), Do not Break the Heart That Loves You (Connie Francis), Do not Go Breaking My Heart ( Elton John), Do not Go Breaking My Heart (Elton John), Do not Waste Your Heart (Dixie Chix)
E)Edge of a Broken Heart (Bon Jovi), Even If My Heart (Kenny G), Every Beat of My Heart (Gladys Knight & The Pips)
F)Follow My Heart (REO Speedwagon), Fool Hearted Memory (George Strait)
G)Give My Heart to You (Billy Ray Cyrus), Good Hearted Woman (Willie Nelson)
H)Harden My Heart (Quarterflash), Heart (Eddie Fisher), Heart (Reba McEntire), Heart and Soul (Huey Lewis), Heart and Soul (Jan and Dean), Heart and Soul (The Cleftones), Heart Attack (Olivia Newton-John), Heart by Nick Lowe, Heart by Nick Lowe, Heart Full of Soul (The Yardbirds), Heart Full of Soul (Yardbirds), Heart Hotels (Dan Fogelberg ), Heart Hotels (Dan Fogelberg), Heart Hush (Reba McEntire), Heart in Hand (Brenda Lee), Heart like a Wheel (Steve Miller Band), Heart of a City (Janis Ian), Heart of Glass (Blondie), Heart of Glass (Blondie), Heart of Gold (Neil Young), Heart of Mine (Bob Dylan), Heart of Mine (Boz Skaggs), Heart of Rock & Roll (Huey Lewis & The News), Heart of Stone (Rolling Stones), Heart of the Night (Juice Newton), Heart to Heart (Kenny Loggins), Heartache for Everyone (Indigo Girls), Heartache Tonight (Eagles), Heartache Tonight (The Eagles), Heartaches (Patsy Cline) Heartaches by the Number (Ray Price), Heartaches (The Marcels), Heartaches by the Numbers (Johnny Tillotson), Heartaches of a Fool (Willie Nelson), Heartbreak Hotel (Elvis Presley), Heartbreak Kid (Bo Donaldson & The Heywoods), Heartbreak Town (Dixie Chix), Heartbreak USA (Dottie West), Heartbreak USA (Kitty Wells), Heartbreaker (Dionne Warwick), Heartbreaker (Pat Benatar), Heartland (George Strait), Heartlight (Neil Diamond), Heartlight (Neil Diamond), Hearts Are not Made to Break (Lee Greenwood), Hearts Desire Manhattan Transfer), Hello Mr. Heartache (Dixie Chix), Home Is Where The Heart Is (Peter, Home Is Where The Heart Is (Ronnie Gilbert), Hungry Heart (Bruce Springsteen)
I)I Can not Teach My Old Heart New Tricks (Barry Manilow), I Have One Hand, I Left My Heart in San Francisco, I Sold My Heart To the Junkman (Bette Midler), Iam Going to Break Every Heart That I Can (Merle Haggard), If I Only Had A Heart (Wizard of Oz), If I Only Had Heart (Wizard of Oz), If My Heart Had Wings (Faith Hill), If You've Got A Heart (Chad and Jeremy)
K)Keeper of My Heart (Indigo Girls), Kickstart My Heart (Motley Crue)
L)Let Me Call You Sweetheart, Let Me Into Your Heart (Mary Chapin Carpenter), Let us Call A Heart a Heart (Billie Holiday), Like We Never Had a Broken Heart (Trisha Yearwood), Longing In Their Hearts (Bonnie Raitt), Look Me In The Heart (Tina Turner)
M)Matters of the Heart (Tracy Chapman), My Heart Has A Mind of Its Own (Reba McEntire), My Heart Skips A Beat (Buck Owen), My Heart Stood Still (Burl Ives), My Heart Will Go On (Celine Dion), My Heart Will Go On (Celine Dion), My Heart Will not Wander Very Far From You (George Strait)
N)Nobody Dies From A Broken Heart (Reba McEntire), Nothing But Heartaches (The Supremes)
O)One Hand, One Heart (Barbra Streisand), One Heart (Debbie Gibson), One Honest Heart (Reba McEntire), Only In Your Heart (America), Open Season On My Heart (Tim McGraw), Our Hearts Are Holding Hands (Loretta Lynn), Owner of a Lonely Heart (Yes)
P)Paul and Mary), Paul and Mary), Piece of My Heart (Janis Ian)
R)Running Away With My Heart (Lonestar)
S)Seasons of My Heart (Johnny Cash), Seasons of The Heart (John Denver), Secret Heart (Feist), Since You Broke My Heart ( Everly Bros.), State of the Heart (Peter, Stop Dragging My Heart Around (Stevie Nicks & Tom Petty), Stop Dragging My Heart Around (Stevie Nicks)
T)Take the Keys to My Heart (Garth Brooks), Tell It to My Heart ( Taylor Dayne), Tell It To My Heart (Taylor Dayne), That is How a Heartache Begins (Patsy Cline), The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter (Reba McEntire), The Heart of The Matter (Don Henley), The Heart You Break May Be Your Own (Patsy Cline), Their Hearts Were Full of Spring (The Beach Boys), Thinking With My Heart Again (Lee Ann Womack), Till The Heart Caves In (k.d. lang), Tonight the Heartache is On Me (Dixie Chix), Tortured Tangled Hearts (Dixie Chix), Trail of Broken Hearts (k.d. lang), Truth of the Heart (Melissa Etheridge)
U)Unbreak My Heart (Johnny Mathis)
W)When My Heart Finds Christmas (Harry Connick, Where Does My Heart Beat Now? (Celine Dione), Wild Heart (Stevie Nicks)
Y)You Can not Lose A Broken Heart (Tony Bennett & k.d. Lang), You Can not Make A Heart Love Somebody (George Strait), Your Cheating Heart (Hank Williams), Your Cheating Heart (Patsy Cline)
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USA TODAY Valentine's Day Snapshots listed some interesting facts, crediting a National Retail Federation survey, Caobisco/ICA, Hersheys and Wakefield survey at FLOWERS.COM:
Valentine's Day spending: Men = $135.35, women = $72.28.

American's love chocolate: Americans indulge in about 11.4 pounds of chocolate a year.

Which type of flower do women most want for Valentine's Day?

Roses = 55%
Carnations = 12%
Tulips = 11%
Orchids = 9%
Calla lilies = 7%
Valentine's Day EXPRESSIONS with words of ENDEARMENT:
be crazy/nuts about someone
be sweet on someone
- carry a torch for
fall for
go steady with
my love
turn your head
wear your heart on your sleeve -

Let's talk about kisses at Valentine's Day:
Do you know?

1. A person burns 26 calories in a one-minute kiss.
2. Human brains have special neurons to help couples find each others' lips in the dark.
3. As many as 278 colonies of bacteria are exchanged during a kiss.
4. An average person spends two weeks of their life kissing.
5. The scientific name for kissing is osculation.
6. A man who kisses his lady goodbye when he leaves for work every morning averages a higher income than a man who does not.
7. Ninety percent of people worldwide kiss on the lips according to anthropologists.
8. Fifty percent of people have kissed before they turned 14.
9. Kissing can be a beauty treatment. Scientific tests show that good kissing helps reduce dermatitis, blemishes and skin rashes.
10. Kissing makes your hair glow and your hair shine.
adapted from Ruth McConnell, author of The Kissing Cure.

Valentine's Day Lesson Plan and Activities:

Have students make a Valentine card using the newspaper. For example a picture of a broom (cut from an ad) could be glued to a paper heart with the saying You've swept me off my feet, or a picture of a can of nuts can be used with the phrase I am nuts about you. (Suggested by BW, Ogden, Utah)

Valentines Day Scavenger Hunt

1. Find something in a newspaper or magazine in the shape of a heart.
2. Find an activity in the newspaper or magazine that you would love to do if you had the time and money.
3. Locate any 5 items that come in pairs.
4. Choose a gift from a magazine or newspaper that you could give to someone.
5. Find an example of something that would improve your HEARTiness or condition of being physically fit or healthy.
6. Read about and then share with someone a story about a person you know or know about who suffers from heartache caused by loss or despair. How could he/she/they be helped?
7. Name someone who has heart or shows compassion for others.
9. Have you heard or seen an article with heartening news that would inspire confidence or hope in the future?
10. Give an example of someone who was heartless or totally lacking in compassion or caring for his or her fellow man/women.
11. Find an item, object in a magazine or newspaper that you would like to buy that would be a sweetheart of a deal.
12. Cut words from articles, magazines or a newspaper to write or make a love letter, Valentine message or poem. Sign it with the number 143 (that stands for I Love You. (I=1, Love=4, You=3). (Adapted from ideas by AE, McAllen, Texas & DG, St. Joseph)

Valentine's Day expressions or cliches with the word HEART in them

a bleeding heart
a heartbeat away
a heavy heart
after ones own heart
an aching heart
at heart
break the heart of someone
cross your heart and hope to die
eat your heart out
from the bottom of your heart
have a heart
have your heart in your mouth
have your heart in the right place
have your heart set on
in your heart of hearts
lose your heart to
near or close to your heart
set your heart at rest
set your heart on fire
take to heart
take heart
the heart of the matter
to your hearts content
wear your heart on your sleeve with all your heart

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