Sports and places.Stadium:a large sports field with seats all around it for people to watch team sports ortrack and field competitions:
Sports and placesfield :a large area of ground, usually covered with grass, where team sports areplayed:
Sports and placespitch:a pitch is an area of ground that is marked out and used for playing a game
Sports and placescourt:an area with lines painted on the ground
Sports and placestrack:a track is a piece of ground which athletes, cyclists, cars, or horses race around.
Sports and placesrink:a building with a specially prepared area with a smooth surface where you canskate
Sports and placesOther places:gym: a large room with machines which you can use to do exercises.(swimming) pool: a place where you can swim.health club: a building where you can do various different sportscourse:an area of land or water where races are held, or an area of land designed for playinggolf
EquipmentMatch the name of sport with its equipment:ski poles, skis, boots, goggles table tennisnet, bat, little ball divingsnorkel, fins, goggles footballhorse, saddle, jockey skiingballs, cue, table ice-hockeyball, racket, court horse-racingstick, puck, helmet billiardsball, goal, goalkeeper boxinggloves, ring, referee chessking, queen, chessboard tennis
Do, play or go?Play is used with ball sports or competitive games where we play againstanother person:How often do you play tennis? - tennis is a ball sport.I play poker with my friends on Friday night. - poker is a competitive game. We play to win.I dont like playing computer games. - again, computer games are competitive so we use play.Do is used for a recreational activity or a non-team sport that does not use aball:I heard that you do karate. - karate is a non-team activity.I do crossword puzzles in my free time. - crossword puzzles are not competitive.Go is used with activities that end -ing. We go somewhere to do something:Im going fishing on Sunday.Are you going skiing this winter?She said she was going swimming.
Activity 1This sport is played on a pitch in summer or in a sports hallin winter. There are eleven players in each team.The players are dressed in shorts and T-shirts and theyhave got special boots on their feet. They play the game witha ball. The aim of the game is to score a goal. It takes 90minutes to play this game, sometimes there is extra time orpenalties. This sport has become very popular all around theworld and the best players are well-paid - they have becomemillionaires.What´ s its name? now you choose a sport and describe it
Activity 1IGo to the suggested website, browse through and decideon the equipment we need to buy for our next campingtrip.Make a list and calculate the expenses. http://www.basecamp.ie/