M. ED. PAOLA FORERO SALAMANCA
How many of these sports do you know? Which one(s) do you like best? Which one(s) would you like to try? Who do you usually play sports with? Why do people play sports? Do you like to watch professional sports on television? What is your favorite sport to watch? Which famous athlete (sportsman / sportswoman) would you like to meet?
I PRACTICE SPORTS. Use PLAY with collective sports (Team), or sports in which you need a ball.
Use DO with individual sports. I doâ€Ś
Use GO with sports ending by -ING
I goâ€Ś hiking
swimming sailing dancing
SPORTS EQUIPMENT Baseball bat Baseball glove Chest protector Baseball uniform
Boxing boots Basketball
Lantern Sleeping bag
Cricket bat discus Frisbee Shin pads FENCING Fencing sword
Golf shoes GYMNASTICS Leotard
HIGH JUMP HIKING
Pole POLE VAULTING
Billiards glove Billiards balls Helmet
Roller blades ROLLERBLADING
WATER SPORTS CANOEING
Water ski Fin BOATING JET SKI
WINTER SPORTS BOBSLED
SPEED SKIING goggles
HAVING A CONVERSTION Tell your partner about your favorite sport. When and where did you learn the sport? How often do you play it? Why do you like it?
Who do you play/do the sport with? Are you good at it?
Ask your partner about his/her favorite sport.
1. What does the man want to do? A. play basketball with friends from work B. try out for the company baseball team C. get in shape and compete in a cycling race 2. What is the woman's main concern? A. She is worried her husband will spend too much time away from home. B. She is afraid her husband will become a fitness freak. C. She is concerned about her husband's health. 3. What is the woman's first suggestion to her husband? A. He should see a doctor. B. Her husband should start with a light workout. C. Her husband needs to visit a fitness trainer. 4. What does the woman advise about the man's diet? A. He should consume less salt. B. He should eat less fatty foods. C. He should add more protein products to his diet. 5. Why does the man's wife recommend cycling? A. It is good for improving muscle tone. B. It helps strengthen the heart. C. It helps develop mental toughness.
LET’S PRACTICE http://www.eflnet.com/vocab/dictionary/sports1.php http://www.eflnet.com/vocab/dictionary/sportsquiz4.
Published on Feb 12, 2012