How to use "ballad" in sentences with meaning in English and Hindi

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Example sentences for "ballad" in popular movie and book plots

  • The film ends with Reggie (John Sekka), an African friend, singing a ballad of Harry and Josie's life.  - The Wild and the Willing
  • Then, Curran shows up disguised as itinerant ballad singer Jimmy Walsh.  - The Rising of the Moon (film)
  • The plot combines the story of a young woman's life at college with a retelling of the traditional Scottish fairy ballad "Tam Lin".  - Tam Lin (novel)
  • In true 50's ballad style, their car sinks to the bottom of the lake as they share one last kiss.  - Hair High
  • When the scheduled saxophonist is unable to perform, Bud steps in with a ballad that earns him a standing ovation.  - Wild Guitar
  • The Cat accuses mr Krinklebein of being the thief, and sings a ballad about the loss of his treasured keepsake.  - The Cat in the Hat (TV special)
  • All the Vikings (except Abba because of her improvised ear muffs) finally experience real fear when they hear a ballad sung by Cacofonix.  - Asterix and the Vikings
  • Meanwhile, Kelsi writes a ballad for Troy and Gabriella.  - High School Musical 2
  • The film ends with a maniacal laugh being heard as a ballad for Harry Warden begins to play over the credits.  - My Bloody Valentine (film)
  • Binh and Ling seem to develop feelings for each other, kissing after Ling sings a ballad in Mandarin and dances for him.  - The Beautiful Country
  • He kneels down, cups her chin with both hands, and they touch foreheads, while a ballad plays in the background.  - The Hanging Tree
  • 's "One Night Only" in its original ballad format.  - Dreamgirls
  • Before the play resumes, Felix gives the orchestra sheet music for a love ballad written by Kelly to replace Oates' unpopular tune.  - Get Over It (film)
  • The story as told in the ballad has multiple versions, but they all follow the same basic plot.  - Sir Patrick Spens
  • Elvis starts playing a smooth, easy-listening ballad called "I Love You Because" with his guitar.  - The Once and Future King (The Twilight Zone)
  • Ken sings a ballad on the day Angie, now his wife, gives birth to their daughter.  - Smash-Up, the Story of a Woman

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