You are on page 1of 8

VOCABULARY ABOUT SPORT ACTIVITIES

AND EQUIPMENTS
ARE YOU A GOOD SPORT

ARRANGE BY :
NEDMIRAN BEQIRI

SPORT ACTIVITIES
SPORTS WHICH END IN - BALL

Ball

foo
d

han
d

bask
et

base

SPORTS WHICH END IN - ING


Ing

swim
ming

Iceskatin
g

skiin
g

Snow
boardin
g

Verbs Play go - do
The verb play is used with ball sports:
Rugby, golf, tennis, table tennis, hockey,
volleyball
The verb go is used with sports ending in
-ing:
Boating, canoeing, sailing, kayaking, cycling,
surfing, windsurfing, jogging etc.
The verb do is used with physical activities:
Aerobic, athletic, exercises, gymnastic, judo,
karate, yoga etc.

Some exceptions to the rules:

You usedowith three activities that


end in-ing:do boxing,do bodybuildinganddo weightliftingbecause they don't imply
moving along as the other activities
ending in-ing.

Go

Do

Play

riding

aerobics

badminton

jogging

gymnastics

table-tennis

hitch-hiking

taekwondo

football

fishing

judo

basketball

sailing

karate

chess

windsurfing

kung-fu

cricket

skiing

ballet

board games

snowboarding

exercise

snooker

swimming

yoga

hockey

dancing

athletics

baseball

skating

archery

rugby

cycling

a crossword puzzle

volleyball

running

tai chi

squash

A good sport
A poor sport

Someone who can handle losing


Accept a difficult situation well,
Someone who can take joke
A poor sport
Someone who exhibits improper
behavior during a game, someone who
cannot take a joke.
SOME PEOPLE ARE GOOD AT SPORTS,
BUT ARENT GOOD SPORTS.

Decide between "do", "go" or


"play".
He used to _____ jogging every day when he
was at university.
I love _____ a good game of chess from time
to time.
She _____ gymnastics for over five years now.
This summer we _____ windsurfing every day
on our vacation.
He's quite the athlete. He _____ basketball,
baseball and hockey, too.
My wife _____ horse riding twice a week.

Grup a - b

Do you play cricket on a field?


Do you play cricket with a ball?
Do you use a ball to play cricket?
Do you need a bat to play cricket?
Is cricket a team sport?
Are there 11 players on a cricket
team?