Every week during the 2010-11 season, the languagecaster team explain a football phrase or cliche for learners of English who love the sport – this week is ‘to be in your own hands’.
Every week during the 2010-11 season, the languagecaster team explain a football phrase or cliche for learners of English who love the sport. This week’s phrase is ‘To be on the brink’
This week’s English for football phrase is ‘to be up for it’. This expression means that you are ready for something, you are motivated…
It’s the business end of the season and the languagecaster team attempt to predict the winners and losers from the Premier League season. Can Chelsea pip Manchester United to the title? City or Spurs in the Champions League? Will West Ham survive? We also have the Catalan derby, as well as a top of the table clash in France.
This week’s English for football phrase is ‘to brush aside’ which is made up from the verb brush…
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/Crumble-34.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 19:18 — 26.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | More It’s the business end of the season so on this week’s podcast we take a look at the big European leagues and try to predict […]
[print_link] | Subscribe: Predictions Some interesting games in the Premier League – unbeaten in six versus no wins in six, and one of the ‘old’ Big Four takes on a pretender to the crown. We also go to Mexico for the first time this season, as well as try to predict the battle between third […]
Fabio Capello has been in charge of England for three years yet he feels he only needs 100 words to get his message across. Therefore, this week’s main report wonders whether a football manager needs to be able to speak the language of his or her players.
Languagecaster weekly football phrase: Pull the trigger
[print_link] | Subscribe: Predictions This week we feature some of the big games from around Europe and we also try and predict two of the big Champions League quarter-final first leg matches. You can listen to the predictions on our show and leave your predictions as a comment below. Check out some language used in […]
[print_link] | Subscribe: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly An interesting week for Chelsea captain John Terry, the New Zealand FA doesn’t cover itself in glory and not so good for Manchester City. You can listen to these and other stories on our weekly podcast and can find explanations of key vocabulary in bold […]
Languagecaster Football Phrase of the Week: To Play a Blinder
[print_link] | Subscribe: Predictions Damon must be looking forward to this week’s fixtures after doing so well in last week’s predictions’ battle. We have games form the English FA Cup, the Premier League, top-of-the table clashes in Italy and Germany and a big game from La Liga all to look forward to. You can leave […]
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/Podcast28%20Ronaldo.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (16.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | More On this week’s podcast we feature one of the greatest striker’s of this generation, Ronaldo, who retired this week. Remember on this week’s podcast you can also: Listen […]
This week saw the retirement of one of the greatest strikers of this generation, O Fenômeno, Ronaldo.
Our football review of the week looks back at the Champions League matches in Europe.