Bob Marley | Learn Real English

Bob Marley | Learn Real English

Learn Real English | Bob Marley

Bob Marley, musician, Rastafarian, proponent for peace, advocate for ganja, but is most famous for bring reggae music and Jamaican culture to the west. With the recent release of the docudrama ‘One Love,’ interest in Bob Marley’s music and his message of peace and understanding has been renewed.

In this lesson we’ll take a look at some interviews with Bob Marley from the 1970s. We’ll see what he had to say about religion, heaven, and wealth. We’ll learn some of the key vocabulary and how to use them. A must watch for any fans of Bob Marley.

ボブ・マーリーは、ミュージシャン、ラスタファリアン、平和の支持者、大麻の支持者で知られていますが、レゲエ音楽とジャマイカ文化を西洋にもたらしたことで最も知られているといえるでしょう。最近公開されたドキュメンタリー映画「One Love」によって、ボブ・マーリーの音楽と平和と思いやりにあふれるメッセージに関心が再び高まってきています。


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Transcript | Bob Marley

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Bob Marley Singing

Well, all Christian people, not even a Christian, all… all people who go to churches interpret the bible and the preaches there. That is not the right way. Because the greatest thing is that life. See it? It’s life. Life I deal with.

The preacher read the bible and tell you that you have to die to go to heaven. Them is not reading the bible because bible tells you you have to live in a heaven. You don’t die and go to heaven. You have to live in heaven.  

  • Have you made a lot of money out of your music?

Money… I mean, what’s a… How much is… How much is a lot of money to you?

  • Yeah, it’s a good question. Have you… have you made, say, millions of dollars?


  • Are you a rich man?

What do you mean, rich? What you mean?

  • Do you have a lot of possessions? A lot of money in the bank?

Possessions make you rich? I don’t… I don’t have that type of richness. My richness is life, forever.

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