Sing, sing a song......
That is if you can read the lyrics.
Millions of adults have such poor reading skills that they will struggle to keep up with karaoke lyrics at Christmas parties this year, government research has found.Knowing Britain's bureaucracy, I'm certain classes in proper kereoke singing will soon be required for parents and students.
Research for the Department for Education's Get On campaign found classic songs like Frank Sinatra's "New York, New York" require the reading skills expected of an 11-year-old, lacked by more than 5.2 million adults. Other karaoke hits, such as "Angels" by Robbie Williams, pose a harder challenge, which nearly 18 million adults will fail.
Hat tip- Joanne Jacobs
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