On these pages you can find vocabulary for sport in general as well for specific sports. Most words are also shown in context with example sentences. You'll also find quizzes to test your understanding.
Olympic Games Vocabulary
The language and vocabulary of the Olympic Games past and present, with example sentences
World Cup Vocabulary
The vocabulary of the football World Cup, with example sentences
General Sports Vocabulary
The vocabulary we use in talking about sport and sports in general, with example sentences and quizzes
Song: The Out-of-Shape Blues
Jonathan Taylor sings about the sports he'll play to get "in shape".
Vocabulary for Specific Sports
Summer Olympic Sports
Winter Olympic Sports
Other Popular Sports
1. sport (noun, uncountable): Sam loves sport.
2. sports (noun, countable): Sam plays two sports: football and tennis.
3. sports (adjective): Sam reads the sports news every day.