In this football language post we explain the football expression ‘yo-yo club’ which is used to describe a club that is both promoted and relegated on a fairly regular basis.
In this football language post we explain the word ‘adrift’ which is often used when talking about a team in the relegation zone.
This week’s podcast looks at the relegation zone in the Premier League. We explain some language connected to relegation and also look ahead to some of the big games involving teams currently in the relegation zone.
Languagecaster Predictions: Hull City vs Swansea City: Who will win the relegation six pointer?
It’s Super Bowl weekend and on this week’s listening report we take a look at some of the differences between American football and football – we have an interview with a fan of both sports David.
This week’s English for football phrase is the expression crunch game – do you know what this means?
A huge top of the table clash dominates the football this week with the top two in La Liga level on points: A Madrid vs Barcelona. We also have games from Portugal and two relegation battles from England in this week’s predictions battle.
On this week’s podcast we look at the language used when talking about relegation.
On this week’s main listening report we look at relegation and the language used to describe it.
This week’s main report takes a look at this season’s Spanish League: La Liga 2011-12. This report has a transcript and explanations of key vocabulary
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, the languagecaster team attempt to predict some big games at the foot of the table in Spain and England, wonder if Manchester United can be stopped in the Premier League and who will win the big derbies in London and in Rio de Janeiro. Oh and we have more el clasico, this time in the Champions League semi final second legs.
[print_link] | Subscribe: Predictions On this week’s predictions we turn our eyes to Brazil and the Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A, as well as El Clásico in La Liga. Languagecaster’s Damian and Damon will also be hoping they have bragging rights next week as their teams – Spurs and Liverpool – clash in the Premier League. […]
2010 Premier League: On this week’s podcast we interview three football fans, James, Hans and Dave, and ask them which teams they believe will finish at the top and the bottom of the Premier League.
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/mainPod151011.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (1.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | Blubrry | Email | TuneIn | RSS | More[print_link] | Subscribe: Main Listening Report | Complete List Here On this week’s main report, we ask some football fans (James, Hans and Dave) for their views on which […]
Way back in our first podcast of the season, we previewed the English season and asked our listeners which team they thought would emerge as champions of the Premier League and which ones would be relegated. You can see how well (or badly) they did here. Now with 12 games to go in the Premier […]
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/pod.43.0809.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 14:20 — 7.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | Blubrry | Email | TuneIn | RSS | More The final podcast of the 2008-2009 season. Damon and Damian take a look back at the good, the bad and the ugly moments of another […]
[print_link] The end of the season in Europe comes ever closer and that means for our final predictions of the season languagecaster turns to domestic cups, relegation battles in Spain, Champions League spots in Italy, and a big game in the Brazilian League. [TABLE=133]
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/WEEK39BLGA.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 16:12 — 7.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | Blubrry | Email | TuneIn | RSS | More There are only four games left in the Bundesliga and still five teams can win the title. This week’s podcast focuses on the final run-in […]
[print_link] Barcelona in the Bernabeu and back from the brink, Birmingham bounce back and bad boy Barton all feature on this week’s good, the bad and the ugly section of 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 […]