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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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Languagecaster Predictions: Liverpool v Spurs - Languagecaster.com

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 23:27:24 +0000

Liverpool v Spurs: it's the languagecaster derby, as Damon supports Liverpool while Damian is a fan of Tottenham.

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Football Language: Indomitable Lions - Languagecaster.com

Mon, 06 Feb 2017 00:13:31 +0000

Do you know which national side is known as the Indomitable Lions?

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Football Language: Byline - Languagecaster.com

Sun, 05 Feb 2017 14:41:08 +0000

What's the meaning of the word 'byline' in football?

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Football Language: Shrug off a challenge - Languagecaster.com

Sun, 05 Feb 2017 12:27:45 +0000

What is the meaning of 'to shrug off a challenge' in football?

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Learn English Through Football Podcast 2016-17: London Derby - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 04 Feb 2017 11:23:02 +0000

Chelsea are way out in front of the chasing pack and can pretty much wrap up the title if they beat Arsenal in this weekends London derby.

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Languagecaster Predictions: Chelsea v Arsenal - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 04 Feb 2017 02:57:15 +0000

The stand out fixture this week is the London derby - Chelsea and Arsenal. A Chelsea win and they will fancy their chances of the title.

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Football Language: Break the Bank - Languagecaster.com

Tue, 31 Jan 2017 11:12:19 +0000

This is the last day of the transfer window in England. Which teams will break the bank?

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Football Language: Parry the shot - Languagecaster.com

Sun, 29 Jan 2017 17:43:19 +0000

Parry: What's the meaning of the word 'parry' in football?

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Languagecaster Predictions: Liverpool v Chelsea - Languagecaster.com

Sun, 29 Jan 2017 11:19:33 +0000

Liverpool v Chelsea is the big game this week in the Premier League. This week's games take place mid-week after the FA Cup at the weekend.

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Football Language: Touchline ban - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 28 Jan 2017 13:09:38 +0000

Touchline ban: What is the meaning of the phrase 'touchline ban' in football?

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Football Language: Non-league side - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 12:59:21 +0000

Non-league side: What's the meaning of the phrase 'non-league side' in football?

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Football Language: First choice - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 12:36:29 +0000

First choice: What's the meaning of the phrase 'first choice'?

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Languagecaster Predictions: 2017 Manchester City vs Tottenham - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:37:11 +0000

The big game this week in the Premier League sees Manchester City host Tottenham as both sides try to catch leaders Chelsea who face relegation-threatened Hull City.

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Learn English Through Football Podcast: 2017 Liverpool v Manchester United - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 12:43:04 +0000

2017 Liverpool v Manchester United: This weekend sees one of the big rivalries in English football renewed: Liverpool v Manchester United.

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Football Language: To Sit Up Nicely - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 09:01:34 +0000

To sit up nicely is a footballing phrase used to describe the situation when the ball is in a good position to shoot.

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Languagecaster Predictions: Manchester Utd. v Liverpool - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 07:59:24 +0000

After the FA Cup and the League Cup games, it is back to regular weekend Premier League. The stand out tie is Manchester Utd. v Liverpool

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Learn English through Football Podcast: 2017 FA Cup 3rd Round - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 07 Jan 2017 18:43:23 +0000

It’s FA Cup 3rd round weekend and so on this week’s show we will be taking a look at some of the big games. Maybe there will be a cup shock as a minnow defeats a favourite as form goes out the window? On this week’s show we feature three of the games from the […]

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Football Language: Bore draw - Languagecaster.com

Mon, 02 Jan 2017 14:44:57 +0000

Bore draw: What's the meaning of the phrase 'bore draw' in football?

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Languagecaster Predictions: 2017 New Year Fixtures - Languagecaster.com

Mon, 02 Jan 2017 12:48:56 +0000

More Premier League football! The fourth game of a busy Christmas/New Year period takes place on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th of January. Liverpool, Arsenal and Manchester City will all hope to close the gap on leaders Chelsea before their London derby at Tottenham

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Football Language: Scorpion Kick - Languagecaster.com

Mon, 02 Jan 2017 12:00:57 +0000

What's the meaning of 'scorpion kick' in football?

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Football Language: Makeshift - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 31 Dec 2016 01:37:12 +0000

The adjective makeshift is used to show that something is temporary, improvised, an emergency measure.

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Learn English through Football Podcast: 2017 New Year Fixtures - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 30 Dec 2016 02:14:33 +0000

2017 New Year Fixtures: The festive football continues and with all the top six teams winning last time out, none of the title contenders...

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Football Language: Workmanlike performance - Languagecaster.com

Wed, 28 Dec 2016 23:24:11 +0000

What is the meaning of 'Workmanlike performance' in football?

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Football Language: Close the gap at the top - Languagecaster.com

Wed, 28 Dec 2016 10:11:55 +0000

Close the gap at the top: What's the meaning of the phrase 'to close the gap at the top' in football?

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Football Language: 110% - Languagecaster.com

Tue, 27 Dec 2016 23:19:25 +0000

What is the meaning of 110% in football?

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Languagecaster Predictions: 2016 Christmas Fixtures - Languagecaster.com

Wed, 21 Dec 2016 11:18:12 +0000

The traditional Christmas fixture list takes place next week with all Premier League teams playing twice over the festive season.

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Languagecaster Predictions: Manchester City vs Arsenal and Everton vs Liverpool - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 16 Dec 2016 11:34:44 +0000

There are lots and lots of games during the month of December and this weekend sees a host of big games including the Merseyside derby on Monday night, a south-coast derby on Sunday between Bournemouth and Southampton and a huge game taking place on Saturday between Manchester City and Arsenal.

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Football Language: Bomb forward - Languagecaster.com

Fri, 16 Dec 2016 11:02:38 +0000

What is the meaning of the phrases 'to bomb forward' or 'to bomb on' in football?

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Football Language: Kill off the game - Languagecaster.com

Thu, 15 Dec 2016 11:18:19 +0000

What's the meaning of the phrase 'kill off the game' in football?

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Languagecaster Predictions: 2016-17: Everton vs Arsenal - Languagecaster.com

Sun, 11 Dec 2016 23:47:28 +0000

The Premier League has a full set of fixtures over Tuesday and Wednesday this week with Everton vs Arsenal on Tuesday one of the big games taking place.

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Football Language: To get on the end of - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 10 Dec 2016 16:59:15 +0000

What's the meaning of the phrase 'To get on the end of' when used in football?

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Football Language: Dead rubber - Languagecaster.com

Sat, 10 Dec 2016 16:38:50 +0000

What's the meaning of the phrase 'dead rubber' in football?

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