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    • sport, sports[spoʊɹt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • any athletic activity that uses physical skills, often competitive
    • Example:
      • Pia's favourite sport is tennis.
  • do sports
    • do sports(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • Do you want to do sports this afternoon?
  • sports equipment
    • sports equipment[spoʊɹts ɪ'kwɪpmənt](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • things that you need in order to be able to do a certain kind of sports
    • Example:
      • A tennis racket and a ball are sports equipment.
  • sportsman
    • sportsman, sportsmen[spoʊɹtsmæn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a man who does sports
    • Example:
      • He's a real sportsman, he runs every day.
  • sportswoman
    • sportswoman, sportswomen[spoʊɹtsˈwʊmən](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a woman who does sports
    • Example:
      • Clara is no sportswoman, she prefers to read.
  • hike
    • hike[haɪk](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to walk along a hiking trail, especially a long walk through nature, usually without overnight camping gear
    • Example:
      • They don't like to hike, they rather run.
    • go for a hike(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • Let's go for a hike in the mountains tomorrow!
  • rock climbing
    • rock climbing[ɹɒk ˈklīming](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the sport of scaling rock faces, either with or without ropes and other equipment
    • Example:
      • Rock climbing can be very dangerous.
  • aerobics
    • aerobics[əˈrōbiks](noun plural form)
    • Definition:
      • a form of exercise, designed to enhance one's cardiovascular fitness, normally performed to music
    • Example:
      • The woman is in good shape because she does aerobics twice a week.
  • jogging
    • jogging[ˈdʒɒg.ɪŋ](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the practice of running at the pace of a slow run for exercise
    • Example:
      • Jogging calms me down when I'm angry.
  • swim
    • swim, swam, swum[swɪm](irregular verb)
    • Definition:
      • to move through water, without touching the bottom
    • Example:
      • For exercise, we like to swim laps around the pool.
  • sail
    • sail[seɪl](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to ride in a boat, especially a sailboat, through the water
    • Example:
      • I've never sailed the ocean before!
  • row
    • row[ɹəʊ](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to propel (a boat or other craft) over water using oars
    • Example:
      • She started to row on a team.
  • ski
    • ski[ski](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to move on skis over snow
    • Example:
      • I am looking forwartd to the winter because I love to ski.
    • skiing[skiiŋ](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the sport of moving on skis over snow
    • Example:
      • Skiing last year was fun!
  • snowboarding
    • snowboarding[ˈsnəʊ.bɔːdiŋ](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the sport of sliding downhill on a snowboard
    • Example:
      • Snowboarding can be a lot of fun when there is enough snow.
  • baseball
    • baseball[beɪsbɔːl](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a sport in which the object is to strike a ball so that one of a nine-person team can run counter-clockwise among four bases, resulting in the scoring of a run
    • Example:
      • The Yankees are a famous American baseball team.
  • basketball
    • basketball[ˈbɑːs.kɪt.bɔːl](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a sport in which two opposing teams of five players strive to put a ball through a hoop
    • Example:
      • Dirk Nowitzki is a famous German basketball player.
  • volleyball
    • volleyball[vɔ.lɛ.bol](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a game played on a rectangular court between two teams of two to six players which involves striking a ball back and forth over a net
    • Example:
      • The team won the volleyball match.
  • cricket
    • cricket[ˈkrɪk.ɪt](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a game played outdoors with bats and a ball between two teams of eleven, popular in England and many Commonwealth countries
    • Example:
      • Cricket is not very popular in Germany.
  • rugby
    • rugby[ˈrʌgbi](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a sport where players can hold or kick an oval ball; the ball cannot be handled forward and points are scored by touching the ball to the ground in the area past their opponent’s territory or kicking the ball between goalposts and over a crossbar
    • Example:
      • The scrum is a distinctive element of rugby.
  • football
    • football[fʊtbɔːl](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • (British) a game in which two teams of eleven players each contend to get a round ball into the other team's goal primarily by kicking the ball
    • Example:
      • Each team scored three goals when they played football.
  • gymnastics
    • gymnastics[dʒɪmˈnæs.tɪks](noun plural form)
    • Definition:
      • a sport involving the performance of sequences of movements requiring physical strength, flexibility, and kinesthetic awareness
    • Example:
      • Gymnastics is more enjoyable when done to music.
  • badminton
    • badminton[ˈbædmɪntən](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a racquet sport played indoors on a court by two opposing players (singles) or two opposing pairs of players (doubles), in which a shuttlecock is volleyed over a net
    • Example:
      • You need a racquet to play badminton.
 

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          sports equipment
          things that you need in order to be able to do a certain kind of sports
          jogging
          the practice of running at the pace of a slow run for exercise
          sail
          to ride in a boat, especially a sailboat, through the water
          swim
          to move through water, without touching the bottom
          hike
          to walk along a hiking trail, especially a long walk through nature, usually without overnight camping gear
          baseball
          a sport in which the object is to strike a ball so that one of a nine-person team can run counter-clockwise among four bases, resulting in the scoring of a run
          sportswoman
          a woman who does sports
          sport
          any athletic activity that uses physical skills, often competitive
          skiing
          the sport of moving on skis over snow
          row
          to propel (a boat or other craft) over water using oars
          badminton
          a racquet sport played indoors on a court by two opposing players (singles) or two opposing pairs of players (doubles), in which a shuttlecock is volleyed over a net
          football
          (British) a game in which two teams of eleven players each contend to get a round ball into the other team's goal primarily by kicking the ball
          cricket
          a game played outdoors with bats and a ball between two teams of eleven, popular in England and many Commonwealth countries
          rugby
          a sport where players can hold or kick an oval ball; the ball cannot be handled forward and points are scored by touching the ball to the ground in the area past their opponent’s territory or kicking the ball between goalposts and over a crossbar
          basketball
          a sport in which two opposing teams of five players strive to put a ball through a hoop
           
           
           
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          football
          football
          sportswoman
          sportswoman
          sportsman
          sportsman
          sports equipment
          sports equipment
          basketball
          basketball
          do sports
          do sports
          volleyball
          volleyball
          baseball
          baseball
          rock climbing
          rock climbing
          row
          row
          aerobics
          aerobics
          rugby
          rugby
          ski
          ski
           
           
           
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          badminton
          a racquet sport played indoors on a court by two opposing players (singles) or two opposing pairs of players (doubles), in which a shuttlecock is volleyed over a net
          cricket
          a game played outdoors with bats and a ball between two teams of eleven, popular in England and many Commonwealth countries
          sail
          to ride in a boat, especially a sailboat, through the water
          hike
          to walk along a hiking trail, especially a long walk through nature, usually without overnight camping gear
          swim
          to move through water, without touching the bottom
          jogging
          the practice of running at the pace of a slow run for exercise
          football
          (British) a game in which two teams of eleven players each contend to get a round ball into the other team's goal primarily by kicking the ball
          row
          to propel (a boat or other craft) over water using oars
          basketball
          a sport in which two opposing teams of five players strive to put a ball through a hoop
          sportswoman
          a woman who does sports
          ski
          to move on skis over snow
          snowboarding
          the sport of sliding downhill on a snowboard
          sportsman
          a man who does sports
           
           
           
         
         

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