In this lesson
aspects of cricket.
-Learn the rules of the game.
yourself with the vocabulary of the game - whcih is probably more
complicated than the game itself.
is your favorite sport? Can you describe the aim and main
features of the game in only 2 or 3 sentences?
-If a friend
did not know anything about your favorite sport, how would you
try to get your friend interested in it?
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Describe instances when a sporting event is more than
entertainment to the audience.
Should we keep politics out of sports?
Can you think of games or tournaments where sports became a
proxy fight for social justice?
If sports are so influential, what responsibilities must teams
and athletes assume?
Is this fair on them?
Have you watched movies, TV programs or other media about sports
or set in the world of sports? Which were most memorable and
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