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The languagecaster team explain a new football phrase or cliche for learners of English who love the sport. Click on the link below to learn about the phrase ‘a game of two halves’, while you can also read the transcript.
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This week’s weekly football phrase at languagecaster.com is to be under the microscope.
Each week the languagecaster team will explain a football phrase or cliche for learners of English who love the sport. This week we explain the phrase ‘spare your blushes’.
languagecaster.com introduces the English for football phrase ‘to be in the bag’.