During the Euro 2012 tournament the languagecaster team will be looking at some of the words and phrases that emerge from the competition. Today we explain the phrase ‘to play down’.
This week, we explain the football phrase, to play down. This phrase is used to say that something is not as serious or as likely to happen as journalists say.
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