Talking about Sports (Level 2)

Written By: T. Pascal Brown

Description: An article about talking about sports

Instructions: Read the sentences below and answer the questions or fill in the spaces

Ten questions to check your understanding:


Talking about sports, in English, is important.

Why do English speakers talk so much about sports? 

They talk about it because many people in the West love sports.

They love to think they can play the sports as well as the people playing the sport. 

They like to see fit and young people running around.

They talk about the sports at their lunch breaks.

There is a lot of sports news on the television.

People watch the television over the weekend. 

People watch the live games between different countries.

The most popular television sports in NZ are soccer, rugby, tennis, basketball, netball, car racing and golf