All of us have, at some point in our life, played at least one sport. Playing a thể thao can be fun & beneficial to our health as well, but not all of us play on a regular basis. However, whether you enjoy getting down in the dirt & playing a sport or relaxing in the couch and watching it, we can agree that all of us have a favourite sport, and all of us love talking about it.

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Sometimes though, we all face problems when trying lớn accurately convey exactly what we’re trying lớn say.

Read on to lớn learn exactly what to lớn say, to make your partner understand why you love your favourite sport. Happy learning!

So, let’s start by taking a basic situation that all of us can relate to, và work from there.

*The Cricket World Cup has just started, and you are rooting* for your favourite team (Team India) khổng lồ win*

Read on khổng lồ find the overall flow, specific vocabulary, phrases, và expressions that can be used for an effective và fluent conversation on this topic. Right below is your guide khổng lồ having an engaging conversation!

A conversation has specific phases that it goes through. Here is a quick look at what we suggest, khổng lồ guarantee you a smooth conversation.


Content : What is it that you are going lớn talk about?

Use the wh questions along with the từ khoá to help you put together the content.

What is your favourite sport? – Basketball, Football, Rugby etc.Why bởi vì you like the sport? – Fun lớn play, teamwork, relaxing etc.Who is your favourite sports player? – Christiano Ronaldo, Sachin Tendulkar etc.Why bởi vì you lượt thích him/her? – Style, technique, sportsmanship* etc.What sort of matches vì chưng you play/watch – College football, T20 cricket etc.

Choosing Contextual Vocabulary

Choosing contextual vocabulary to lớn suit the scenario you’re talking about can be very important when it comes lớn giving depth and clarity khổng lồ what you’re trying to lớn say, as well as piquing* your partner’s attention. In this case, you’re talking about your favourite sport.

Listed below are a few words & phrases that could come in handy while elaborating on the sport you like. Additionally, the meanings of a few starred (*) words are given at the kết thúc of this article that you could also use!

PlayerRulesMatchPlaying fieldUmpire*TeamTeammatesEquipmentPracticeTechniqueSpeedEntertainmentTieSeason*Tournament*

Similarly. Given below are a few descriptive words and phrases that you could use to make your conversation more interesting!

Close match*Quality entertainmentEventful seasonTop-notch* equipmentSupportive teammatesEfficient teamworkUnbiased* umpireFair rulesTalented playersEven playing fieldBrilliant tournamentDisappointing tieSkilled techniqueDecisive* winnersAdmirable sportsmanship

Organizing the nội dung : Putting it all together khổng lồ create a comprehensive picture

Now that we know what khổng lồ talk about & the words lớn use, let us put them in a logical order.

Initiate the conversation by bringing up the sport you like, this could be done in many ways. One such way is given below.

The Cricket World Cup has just started, it’s my favourite sport, I can’t wait lớn watch it!

Express your excitement over the sport this could be why you brought the tuy nhiên into the conversation in the first place.

I’m so excited lớn watch India play, the team is in top form* this year.

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Talk about why you liked the sport – here are 5 examples of things you could say

I love the teamwork involved in football, it’s a great way to build team spirit.I love playing cricket, it reminds me of my childhood.There’s something about cricket that makes it really interesting to watch, you know?Playing basketball is great because it’s so much fun, it also acts as a stress buster* for meGolf is a really underrated sport, it requires so much skill and concentration, it’s difficult to play but rewarding.*

Tell your conversational partner why you think they should watch/play the sport, for example :-

You’re always complaining because you don’t understand football references in conversations, well, the World Cup is starting, it’s the perfect opportunity for you to lớn finally understand football. You should try basketball playing basketball, I think you’d be good at it.I heard you play tennis. You should try playing badminton, it would be a piece of cake* for you.You are quite fast at running, you should try playing cricket, I think you’d be good at it.You should watch the Cricket World Cup with me this year, it’ll be so much fun!

A mã sản phẩm answer would be as follows :-

The Cricket World Cup has just started, it’s my favourite sport, I can’t wait to lớn watch it! I’m so excited to watch India play, the team is in top form this year. Here’s something about cricket that makes it really interesting lớn watch, you know? It’s also a great sport to play, it really gets my adrenaline* running. You should watch the Cricket World Cup with me this year, it’ll be so much fun!

Meaning of starred words

Rooting – SupportingPique – Arouse interestUmpire – An official who watches a trò chơi or match closely to lớn enforce the rules.Tournament – A competition involving a relatively large number of competitors, all participating in a thể thao or game.Close match – A match in which both teams had an almost equal chance of winning.Top-notch – First classUnbiased – FairDecisive – DefiniteTop size – In good shapeStress buster – Something that relaxes you.

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Piece of cake – Very easyAdrenaline running – Excitement while playing a sport.