The European Championships are about to start and so today in our series of previews we focus on Group D which includes current holders Spain, dark horses Turkey and Croatia as well as the Czech Republic.
Today’s Euro 2012 football expression is ‘not here to make up the numbers’. You can understand more about this phrase by listening to the mp3 and reading the transcript that comes with the post
On this week’s podcast, we preview Italy’s chances at this summer’s European Championships in Poland and the Ukraine.
On this week’s main listening report we look ahead to this summer’s European Championships in Poland and Ukraine and focus on Italy’s chances in Group C.
On this week’s main listening report we look ahead to this summer’s European Championships in Poland and Ukraine and focus on Croatia’s chances
On this week’s podcast, we look ahead to the European Championships in Poland and Ukraine this summer by previewing Croatia’s chances
With 12 team already qualified for next summer’s European Championships in Poland/Ukraine the remaining four spots will be filled on Tuesday after the two-legged games between the best runners-up in the qualifying groups. Here we take a look at the eight sides and pick out the four teams we think will make it to the finals.
[print_link] Jose Mourinho, David Beckham, Arsenal and a poor translation all feature in this week’s good, the bad and the ugly – the review of the football week on languagecaster’s football podcast. Click on the links below to find out more on all of these stories. Explanations of key vocabulary (in bold) can be found […]
Here are some words and phrases you can hear on languagecaster’s Full Podcast’s Good, Bad and Ugly section – a review of the footballing news. For more English practice check out our worksheets, football glossary and English for football phrases as well as the Learners’ Podcast. (to) pick up: get, earn Example: The premier League […]
The Good Premier League newcomers Hull continue to pick up points and remain in the top half of the table after five games. Last weekend they got a good result drawing with Everton to notch their eighth point of the season. Good news for the Tigers. Very good for the ‘Vs’ in La Liga: Valencia […]
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/0809LPodcast5.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 9:42 — 4.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | More England thrash Croatia 4-1, while Germany and Ireland both gain 4 points away from home in the recent World Cup qualifiers. On this week’s show you can hear […]
Here are some words and phrases you can hear on languagecaster’s Full Podcast’s Good, Bad and Ugly section – a review of the footballing news. For more English practice check out our worksheets, football glossary and English for football phrases as well as the Learners’ Podcast. to net: to score a goal Example: Miroslav Klose […]
The Good It’s been a great tournament so far with only a few dull games – one was the Greece vs Sweden encounter. Favourites (Germany) knocked back a bit, dark horses (Russia, Croatia, Turkey) providing the surprise element, and good attacking football by the ‘bigger’ teams (Spain, Portugal and Holland. The games are proving popular […]
Hat-trick hero, favourites upset, hosts ‘go home’ and Polish sour grapes all feature in today’s good, the bad and the ugly. Click on the links to discover more about each story. Good David Villa’s hat trick for Spain against Russia was the stand out performance after the first set of matches leading many to tip […]
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/summerpod2.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 12:51 — 6.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | MoreThe competition is in full swing and some of the big clubs have laid down their markers already. the highlight so far has to be Holland vs Italy: another […]