Sport in Our Life Sport helps people to be healthy. If you go in for sports you will be strong, well – trained, courageous. People should take care of their health and do exercises regularly. There are many kinds of sport such as football, volleyball, basketball, swimming, hockey, gymnastics, boxing, etc. There are indoor and outdoor sports. Athletics is one of the most popular kind of sport. It includes running and jumping. Winter kinds of sports are skiing, skating, ski jumping, sledging. Extreme sports are parachuting, windsurfing, scuba diving, mountain climbing, motoracing. Sport is very important in our life. It is popular among young and old people. Many people do morning exercises, jog in the morning, train themselves in clubs. Other people watch sports game on TV and listen to the sports news. They prefer reading interesting stories about sportsmen but they do not go in for sports. Physical training is an important subject at school. Boys and girls play volleyball and basketball, run, jump at the lessons. There is a sport ground near our school and pupils go in for sports in the open air. As for me I am fond of sports. My favourite kinds of sport are … I go in for …
- Fill in the correct word from the brackets (athletics, Physical training, outdoor, important, exercises, healthy, figure skating, in for sport, Olympic Games, take care, sport ground, kinds, extreme)
1) Sport helps people to be … . 2) If you go … you will be strong, well – trained, fit. 3) People should … of their health. 4) There are many … of sport such as football, volleyball, basketball, swimming, hockey. 5) There are indoor and … sports. 6) … is one of the most popular kind of sport. 7) Winter kinds of sports are skiing, skating, … ski jumping. 8) … sports are windsurfing, scuba diving, snowboarding. 9) Sport is very … in our life. 10) There are Summer and Winter … every four years. 11) Many people do morning … regularly, jog in the morning, train themselves in clubs. 12) … is an important subject at school. 13) There is a … near our school and pupils go in for sports in the open air.
Test for the 7th form on the topic “Sports”
- Match the words.
- To lose the match a) розбити супротивників
- Need to be patient b) зіграти внічию
- Get bronze medal c) небезпечне пірнання з аквалангом
- Be determined and courageous d) велоспорт і бойові мистецтва
- Cycling and martial arts e) потрібно бути терплячим
- Beat the opponents f) альпінізм та сноуборд
- The world championship g) одержати бронзову медаль
- Mountain climbing and snowboarding h) програти матч
- To play in a draw i) чемпіонат світу
- Dangerous scuba diving j) бути наполегливим і сміливим
- Find the odd word.
- Sledging, cooperative, imaginative, well – trained.
- Lose, footballer, win, beat.
- Olympic Games, match, running, championship.
- Chess, horse racing, dominoes, billiards.
- Swimming, hockey, skiing, figure skating.
- Scuba diving, windsurfing, snowboarding, skiing.
- Fill in the proper word.
- The match finished with the score 0:0 or as they say …
- Victory b) in a draw c) trophy
- The first ancient … took place in 776 in Greece in Olympia.
- Olympic Games b) basketball match c) Championship
- The extreme sports are scuba diving and …
- windsurfing b) jogging c) chess
- Popular winter sports in Scotland include … and curling.
- Baseball b) skiing c) swimming
- Answer the questions.
- Why do people do sports?
- What are the winter kinds of sport?
- What extreme sports do you know?
- What games do you know?
- What sports competitions can you name?
- What’s your favourite kind of sport?
- Translate into Ukrainian.
- The greatest sport competitions in the world are the Olympic Games.
- You can be healthy and keep fit if you are doing aqua aerobics.
- Some people enjoy dangerous sports which we can name extreme sports.
- Each sportsman wants to get the gold medal at the Olympic Games.
- Americans like to watch automobile races, baseball, basketball matches.
- Pupils begin to do sports at the lessons of Physical Training at school.