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Football Language: On the road - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 18:45:25 +0000

What's the meaning of the phrase 'on the road' in football?

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Football Language: Snapshot - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 11:10:11 +0000

Snapshot: What's the meaning of the phrase 'snapshot' in football?

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Languagecaster Predictions: 2017 North London Derby - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 09:42:51 +0000

2017 North London Derby: Which team will win the final North London Derby at White Hart Lane, Tottenham or Arsenal?

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Languagecaster Football Podcast: 2017 Manchester Derby - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 12:34:14 +0000

2017 Manchester Derby: A huge week of football with derbies in London, Manchester and Glasgow as well as el clasico on this week's podcast.

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Football Language: To bow out - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 22:44:33 +0000

What's the meaning of the phrase 'to bow out of' in football?

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Languagecaster Predictions: 2017 Man City v Man United - Languagecaster.com

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:26:33 +0000

2017 Man City v Man United: This week sees a hectic fixture list with the Manchester derby being the stand out tie.

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Football Language: On the beach - Languagecaster.com

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 21:09:03 +0000

As we enter the business end of the football season in Europe, you may hear the expression, 'They are already on the beach'.

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Learn English Through Football Podcast: Dortmund - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 15 Apr 2017 10:30:37 +0000

This week saw Champions League and Europa League quarter-final first legs, but these were overshadowed by the attack on the Dortmund team bus. This news will feature on our review section this week. We also have predictions, with games involving Liverpool, Manchester United and Tottenham, your posts, football language from the week and of course […]

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Football Language: Sweet left foot - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 15 Apr 2017 07:27:12 +0000

What is the meaning of the phrase 'sweet left foot' in football?

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Football Language: Sky the ball - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 14 Apr 2017 21:20:28 +0000

What is the meaning of the phrase 'Sky the ball' in football?

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Football Cliche: Turn on a sixpence - Languagecaster.com

Thu, 13 Apr 2017 10:33:49 +0000

To turn on a sixpence: This cliche is used to describe a move when a player wants to escape from another player.

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Languagecaster Predictions: 2017 Man Utd vs Chelsea - Languagecaster.com

Thu, 13 Apr 2017 10:21:31 +0000

2017 Man Utd vs Chelsea: There are only 7 games to go in the Premier League and it looks like it's Chelsea's title to lose...

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Languagecaster Predictions: Middlesbrough vs Burnley - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 14:20:10 +0000

Some big games in this week's predictions battle including Middlesbrough vs Burnley and Bournemouth against Chelsea.

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Football Language: Joint bid - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 14:13:12 +0000

What's the meaning of the phrase 'joint bid' in football?

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Football Language: Slide rule pass - Languagecaster.com

Wed, 05 Apr 2017 19:52:44 +0000

What's the meaning of the phrase 'slide rule pass' in football?

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Football Language: Video Assistant Referee (VAR) - Languagecaster.com

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:01:19 +0000

Video Assistant Referee (VAR): What's the meaning of the phrase 'VAR' in football?

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Languagecaster Predictions: Merseyside Derby - Languagecaster.com

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:55:39 +0000

This weekend is the Merseyside derby between Liverpool and Everton, with the Reds looking to do the double over their rivals.

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Learn English Through Football Podcast: Nasty Challenge - Languagecaster.com

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 23:34:30 +0000

World Cup 2018 qualifiers are being held across the globe; A nasty tackle features in our good, bad and ugly section.

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Football Language: Not that kind of player - Languagecaster.com

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 09:37:04 +0000

Not that type of player: What's the meaning of this football cliche?

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Football Language: (a) Daisy Cutter - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 07:15:10 +0000

Football Language: Daisy Cutter The phrase daisy cutter is not heard as often in the modern game as it used to be, but is a wonderful way to describe a particular kind of shot. First of all, a daisy is a flower that often grows on patches of grass. Its flower rises just above the top […]

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Football Language: Big ask - Languagecaster.com

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 12:28:37 +0000

A big ask: What's the meaning of the phrase ' a big ask' in football?

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Football Language: Out the Blocks - Languagecaster.com

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 08:23:38 +0000

Football Language: Out the blocks This football phrase is originally connected with athletics and sprinting. The blocks in the phrase refer to the starting blocks that sprinters use to get a fast start. If you are out of the blocks quickly in football it means that you start well, on the front foot. It implies that the […]

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Languagecaster Predictions: Man City v Liverpool - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:48:51 +0000

Man City v Liverpool: This week we feature a big game from Manchester

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Learn English Through Football Podcast: Hull v Swansea - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 11 Mar 2017 07:28:28 +0000

Hull v Swansea features in our predictions spotlight at the end of the show. We also try to guess the results of Bournemouth v West Ham and Liverpool v Burnley. To start, however, we review some of the football stories from this week. We will then introduce some football language including ‘retrospective action’ and ‘long […]

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Languagecaster Predictions: Hull City vs Swansea City - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 21:17:22 +0000

Languagecaster Predictions: Hull City vs Swansea City: Who will win the relegation six pointer?

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Football language: Long ball game - Languagecaster.com

Sun, 05 Mar 2017 13:27:12 +0000

Long ball game: What's the meaning of the phrase 'Long ball game' in football?

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Football Language: Retrospective action - Languagecaster.com

Sun, 05 Mar 2017 10:54:50 +0000

Retrospective action: What's the meaning of the phrase 'Retrospective action' in football?

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Learn English Through Football Podcast: 2017 – Liverpool vs Arsenal - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 04 Mar 2017 22:02:44 +0000

On this week’s show we review some of the football stories from this week in the first section of our podcast. We will also highlight some football language including ‘end product‘ and the classic cliche ‘six pointer‘. In our final section, predictions, we spotlight three games: Leicester v Hull (a real six pointer), Liverpool v Arsenal […]

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Football Language: Rooted to the foot of the table - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 04 Mar 2017 18:49:20 +0000

rooted to the foot of the table: What's the meaning of the phrase 'rooted to the foot of the table

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Football Language: New Manager Bounce - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 04 Mar 2017 12:48:23 +0000

new manager bounce: What's the meaning of the phrase 'new manager bounce'?

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Football Language: End product - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 02:11:58 +0000

End product: What's the meaning of the phrase 'end product' in football?

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Football Language: Six pointer - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 01:02:37 +0000

Six pointer: What's the meaning of the football cliche 'six pointer'?

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Languagecaster Predictions: Six pointers - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:53:56 +0000

Languagecaster Predictions: Six pointer

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Football Language: To run down the clock - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:21:55 +0000

Football Language: To run down the clock Now, each football match lasts for 90 minutes plus added time and so when a team is winning, especially by a narrow margin of one goal, say 1-0 or 2-1, they usually want the game to end as soon as possible. However, the referee decides when to blow […]

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Languagecaster Predictions: New Manager Bounce? - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:47:05 +0000

Languagecaster Predictions: New Manager Bounce?

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Learn English Through Football Podcast: Languagecaster Derby – Liverpool vs Tottenham - Languagecaster.com

Sun, 12 Feb 2017 13:57:08 +0000

It’s the second languagecaster derby of the season: when Damon’s favourite team Liverpool take on Damian’s team Tottenham and so on this week’s show we focus on the big game from Anfield. We also look at some football words and phrases from the week, including Indomitable Lions and the verb ‘to shrug off a challenge‘, […]

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