Words & Phrases
the ring that goes around a basketball basket
The way to score in basketball is to throw the ball through the hoop.
someone who likes to show off because he/she is very good in a particular sport
David Beckham will always be known as a hotshot soccer player.
a running race that has a distance of 26 miles and 385 yards (42.195 km)
People come from many countries to run the LA Marathon.
almost even in a race or competition
They were neck ‘n neck throughout the whole cycling race.
throw some basketballs in the basket for fun or for practice
Son: Got time to shoot some hoops. Dad?
Dad: Sure son ... let me change my clothes, and I'll meet you at the court.
a radical style of riding a skateboard downhill reaching up to 50 miles an hour
Skateboard bombing is an extreme form of skateboarding that not many attempt to do.
an outdoor sport that is popular around the world
Some children learn to play soccer when they’re very young.
a bathing suit that was originally designed for swimmers (by Speedo) in order to achieve maximum speeds in their competitions
I love my Speedos. Besides lookin' cool, they're comfortable, and it's really easy to swim in them.
a physical activity that requires skill
My favorite sport is soccer.
a sport that involves players hitting a ball across a net
Joe is a good tennis player.