Wednesday, 20 November 2013

The Adam Levine Experience!

The Adam Levine Experience! Celebrity English

Adam Levine the sexiest man alive!  American singer-songwriter and musician is People’s Sexiest Man Alive in 2013! 

Adam Levine is best known as the lead vocalist of the Grammy Award Winning Maroon 5 but is also gaining a huge fan base as a very popular coach on the wildly popular TV Show The Voice!  

The Maroon 5 frontman and The Voice US judge beat out other Hollywood Handsome men including Idris Elba, Leonardo DiCaprio and Ryan Phillippe, to win the top honor.
 

 Delve into the Adam Levine Experience!



Sexiest Man Alive!

American singer-songwriter and musician is People’s Sexiest Man Alive in 2013

Question:  What does Adam Levine think about being the sexiest man alive?

"As a musician, you have fantasies that you want to win Grammys, but I didn't really think this was on the table," said Adam. "I was just amazed and stunned, and it almost seemed like they were kidding, but they weren't, so that's cool." 



High School Days 

Adam Levin High School photo 
Question: What was Adam Levin like in High School?

"'Nerdy' in high school but I did 'OK' with girls."




Fitness

Adam Levine Fitness regime

Question:  How does he keep in shape?
Yoga, Spinning and a Vegan diet.

"Yoga's a form of meditation, an investment in happiness for the rest of my life. You don’t need anything but a few feet of space and a mat. And I can always find at least an hour a day to practice. Yoga will drastically improve you in every way imaginable."

"Spinning creates a great sweat!"

The 6-foot-tall Levine has also credited a mostly vegan diet for his lanky 165-pound physique. He said he and his Maroon 5 band members typically follow an "85% vegan" diet.




Great Coaching & Amazing Advice 
from
Adam Levine!

 
Looking forward to more from this dynamic celebrity!  See next week with some Celebrity Thanksgiving!


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Language Learning Section

Natural Language Boost with Adam Levine!

Instructions: Listen to the  Adam Levine video interview above and answer the following questions.  
(Video Language Learning Section - Start 0:47 and Finish at 2:05)

1.  With Amber, what did Adam Levine know that the others didn't?

2.  For Adam Levine, is it the destination or the journey that is important?

3.  What is Adam Levine's advice or coaching about failure?  Now, write down the key words or ideas that you heard from Adam's last answer.




 Bonus Trivia 
You will need to hit the Internet for these answers.  Good luck!
1.  Adam Levine's favorite music artists and influences?

2.  What does the 222 on Adam's forearm refer to?



Answer Ideas



1.  With Amber, what did Adam Levine know that the others didn't?
 Amber would be one of the biggest surprises of this competition. Amber was a young girl with all of the talent in the world with no one to tell her how talented she was.  Adam increased her confidence level so that Amber could succeed.


2.  For Adam Levine, is it the destination or the journey that is important?
 It is about the journey.


3.  What is Adam Levine's advice or coaching about failure?  Now, write down the key words or ideas that you heard from Adam's last answer.
 Adam Levine's believes it is a good idea to take risks even though you might fail.  Failing is better than being in the middle position in a competition. 

 "I'd rather take risks and fail then play it safe and wind up in the middle." ~ Adam Levine


Key words

take risks

fail

play it safe

wind up

in the middle



Bonus Trivia
You will need to hit the Internet for these answers.  Good luck!


1.  Adam Levine's favorite music artists and influences?
Prince and Stevie Wonder.


2.  What does the 222 on Adam's forearm refer to?
The 222 on his forearm represents door number of the very first studio that Maroon 5 recorded in.






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