On this week’s football podcast for learners of English we feature the language of football badges as well as look back at some of our predictions and we also explain a new football expression.
This week’s English for football phrase is ‘to brush aside’ which is made up from the verb brush…
We look at the football phrase ‘to be in acres of space’ which refers to when players always have lots of room to play.
Can we really translate the language of football? This article looks at recent improvements in translation software and wonders if it’s possible for the language of football to be translated?
To turn a corner: the languagecaster team explain a football phrase or cliché for learners of English who love the sport.
Joey, Nani and Cristiano all feature in the Good the Bad and Ugly review section of the show, while we also try to predict who will be crowned MLS Champions, which teams will come out on top in some big Champions League games, which team from north London, Aresenal or Tottenham will have bragging rights […]
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/Wk14Baires.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 16:33 — 22.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Blubrry | RSS | MoreOn this week’s podcast we feature the football-crazy city of Buenos Aires. Remember on this week’s show you can also: Listen only to the […]
This week’s main report is all about football in the capital of Argentina, Buenos Aires.
Are Liverpool back? Have Spurs forgotten how to win in the Premier League? Is Lee Cattermole really a footballer? We answer these questions and look ahead to a great week of football derbies from around the world in our weekly predictions battle. For more football news come to our site, read the posts, listen to […]
[print_link] | Subscribe: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Have Liverpool turned the corner? Will all clubs leave their old grounds for new shiny stadia? Is Lee Cattermole, the new Joey Barton? These stories all feature this week in languagecaster’s review of the footballing news from around the world. Explanations of key vocabulary (in bold) can […]
[print_link] | Subscribe: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Stories from Scotland and Holland feature on this week’s football podcast as well as more bad news from Italy, while explanations of key vocabulary (in bold) can be found at the foot of the post. Good It’s not often that we feature a Scottish club […]
[print_link] | Subscribe: Predictions Lots of big derby games this weekend from England, Greece and Italy, while the fourth round of Champions League group matches take place on Tuesday and Wednesday. All of these game feature on this week’s languagecaster.com podcast. This week’s guest predictor is Sean who is a Man United fan. Check out […]
A generous manager, trouble at Manchester United and racism in Italian football all feature in our football review of the week for learners of English who love football
This week we look at the phrase ‘to rue missed chances’ which is used to describe the feeling a team has when they continually miss scoring opportunities.
[print_link] | Subscribe: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly A good move by the Dutch football coach after an ugly episode involving one of his key players, and while things seem to go from bad to worse for Liverpool, at least they behave in a dignified manner unlike the leader of Bolivia. Ugly We […]
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/Week%208%20London.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:07 — 13.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Blubrry | RSS | More On this week’s podcast we feature one of the greatest cities in Europe never to have won the Champions League: London. Remember you […]
[print_link] | Subscribe: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Good for the three London teams in the Champions League, bad refereeing decisions in England and Alex Ferguson in the ugly section again. These and more stories feature in our football review of the week for learners of English who love football. Good Great performances […]