UNIT: Sport in our life

Elementary. Tag Questions. Спорт/Здоровье


to be fond of - увлекаться чем либо a kindergarten - детский сад
initiative - инициатива compulsory - обязательный
facility - приспособление a participant - участник
to provide - предоставлять practically - фактически
an establishment - учреждение success - успех

People all over the world are fond of sports and games.

There are summer and winter sports. Sport makes people healthy, keeps them fit, more organized and better disciplined, doesn't it?

It unites people of different classes and nationalities. Many people do sports on their personal initiative . They go in for skiing, skating, table tennis, swimming, volley-ball, football, body-building, etc. Unfortunately, many young people don't have a lot of time for sport, do they?

But, all necessary facilities are provided for them: stadiums, sport grounds, swimming pools, skating rinks, skiing stations, football fields.

Educational establishments pay much attention to sport. Gymnastics is a part of children's daily activities in the kindergartens . Physical culture is a compulsory subject at schools and colleges.

Many different competitions are held at schools, a great number of pupils take part in them. All participants try to get good results and become winners.

Practically all kinds of sports are popular, but football, swimming and tennis have the greatest popularity, don`t they?  The most famous and great sport competitions are Olympic winter or summer games. They are held once in four years and sportsmen say that it is great success to take part in them.

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