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Sports Idioms

11 GREAT ENGLISH SPORTS IDIOMS AND METAPHORS

Sports idioms and metaphors are one of the most common types of idioms in the English language. You can find them a lot in casual spoken English, and the business world. Often, these metaphors use the imagery of action or competition to add emphasis to a description. They are used so frequently that many English-speakers …

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FAMOUS SHAKESPEARE SAYINGS USED IN MODERN ENGLISH

William Shakespeare is probably the most famous writer in the English-speaking world, but did you know that there are many Shakespeare sayings used in modern English? In this article, we will learn 10 extremely common, and very famous, Shakespeare sayings used in modern English by English speakers all over the world. You can learn English …

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Toe Wrestling

TOE WRESTLING: A LOOK INSIDE ENGLAND’S POPULAR PASTIME

Do bizarre sports prick your interest? Here’s an unusual competition that you’d surely find interesting –the Toe Wrestling Competition! Yes! You read it right! As weird as it sounds, Toe Wrestling is a sport, and there is an annual World Championships for it! As usual, the event will be happening in Derbyshire, England. Read on …

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