Basketball has existe since 1400. It started in United States of America, but now there are clubs in more than two thousand countries. It is the most popular sport in the world.
2. A profile of a sport
Basketball it’s a famous sport. It’s practiced in USA
since 1891. Basketball also became an Olympic sport
The biggest international basketball competition is the
NBA. Which started in 1946. Women championship
(WNBA), wich started in 1996.
One of my favourite competitors is Dwyan Wade.
Wade became the best player of the NBA in 2005.
She was the winner the olympic games in 2008.
3. Biography of a famous sports player
Kobe bryant was born in 1978, in Philadelphia (USA). When
Bryant was six, his father left the NBA. He started playing basketball
when he was 3 years old.
Now he is a player of the Los Angeles Lakers. He plays in the Lakers
with Pau Gasol. And they are the bests players of the Lakers. Bryant is
a big fan of FC Barcelona.
In the future Kobe will live with his family in USA.
4.Interview a champion
How often do you play basketball?
Usually I play basketball with Lakers two hours every day. We play matchs of basketball practically every two days.
Do you have some hobby?
I am a big fan of FC Barcelona. I love this team because I think that they have very good players.
Who do you think that is the best player of the NBA?
I think that the best player of the NBA is my friend Pau Gasol, because he plays very well.
Thanks for this interview.
Thanks for you.
5. Buying tickets by phone for a competition
Man: Hello, Ticket connect. How can I help you? Rafa: Oh, hi. I'm phoning about tikets for the match of Los Angeles Lakers with Boston Celtics. Man: Yes, can you tell me the date and place? Rafa: Yes, are there any tickets for the match in the city of Los Angeles on the 12th of April? Man: Yes, we've got tickets for that. Rafa: Great, how much are they? Man: They're all 30$. Rafa: OK. Can I have two tickets please? Man: Yes, of course. I'll need your name, adress and credit card number please. Rafa: Oh, right. Just a moment... Mum!
6. Describing an event
Rafa: Have you ever been to the basketball match, Albert? Albert: No, what's that all about? Rafa: Well, Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics have a match.
It's this really important match for the championship.
Albert: That sounds fun. And when's it on? Rafa: It's on Sunday. Do you fancy going? Albert: So, this match are very important. What else happens?
Rafa: Well there are a lot of people and it’s very emotionant. Do you fancy going? Albert: Yes, OK. Why not?
Rafa: I have got two tickets.
7. Ask for permission to go to the event
Rafa: Dad, can I go match of Los Angeles Lakers with Albert? Dad: Yeah, sure. Rafa: Cool. Oh, and then can I go to the cinema? Dad: No, you can't. Rafa:Why not? Dad: Beacause it's Sunday night, and you have got school tomorrow. Rafa: OK. One more thing, can I borrow some money? Dad: Yeah, OK. I'll lend you 10$. But I'll only lend you the money if you promise to tidy your room when you get back. Here you go. Dad: OK. I will. Thanks, dad.
8. Personal Opinion
I play basketball since five years ago, in the CB Banyoles team. I like basketball because it’s very exciting. I think that basketball is the best sport of the world.