Wide World of Sports

40 videos
10 units

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    A Swimmer Makes History

    About this Video

    The Olympic swimmer is congratulated for winning more gold medals than anybody ever.

    Key Learning Points

    • citing accomplishments
    • offering congratulations
    • Dad and Son Finish the Race

      About this Video

      An injured athlete finishes a race with the help of his father.

      Key Learning Points

      • enumerating ordinal numbers
      • using negative contractions
      • "I'm Gonna Be One Proud British Guy"

        About this Video

        Britain's greatest Olympian shares his thoughts on British sports and on London's hosting the 2012 Olympics.

        Key Learning Points

        • expressing expectations
        • explaining historical events
        • Training Ahead of London's Olympics

          About this Video

          AJapanese Olympic wrestler shares her thoughts on why she turned into someone who doesn't lose.

          Key Learning Points

          • recalling past events
          • describing personalities
          • Quiz Words from These Videos

            About this Quiz

            Quiz yourself on 20 words and phrases from this unit.

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