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Stoppages

Stoppages

How well do you know football vocabulary?

This Football English lesson presents, practises and tests 10 football words that are related to stoppages in football matches.

  1. booking
  2. corner kick
  3. free kick
  4. goal kick
  5. injury
  6. penalty
  7. restart
  8. sending-off
  9. substitution
  10. throw-in

Use the activity in the LEARN section to learn 10 words and phrases used to describe things that stop a football game. 

After you have finished the learning activity, use the QUIZ to see how much you've learned and to score some points. There are also worksheets you can download to help you learn these football words. 

Remember, when you score points, you move up the leaderboard. You can also help your team and your country climb the leaderboard and become Premier Skills English champions!

Good luck!

Learn and practise the words

Injuries are one of the things that stop a football match.
Activity: This activity tests your knowledge of the 10 words above. Match the words with the pictures.
Test yourself: Match the words and the pictures

Quiz - How many words have you learnt?

Quiz

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Pocoyo's picture
Pocoyo
15/06/2014
MY
0
points

For question 1, is the word "ball" missing after "When the"?

When the goes out of play over the touchline, a ________ is given.


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Pocoyo
15/06/2014 07:48
Malaysia
Manchester United
0

For question 1, is the word "ball" missing after "When the"?

When the goes out of play over the touchline, a ________ is given.

MasterSilver500's picture
MasterSilver500
04/07/2016
VN
437
points

Is "Throw In".


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MasterSilver500
04/07/2016 15:00
Vietnam
Manchester United
437

Is "Throw In".

Anec's picture
Anec
17/06/2014
LK
0
points

Good...


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Anec
17/06/2014 04:19
Sri Lanka
Chelsea
0

Good...

Micgi
15/08/2014
FR
0
points

Excellent ! Now I can listen the BBC


Micgi
15/08/2014 15:18
France
Manchester United
0

Excellent ! Now I can listen the BBC

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Sofiene
11/03/2015
TN
2
points

great :)


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Sofiene
11/03/2015 18:45
Tunisia
Arsenal
2

great :)

chriswar
25/08/2015
PL
44
points

I like look at penalty shootout. It is very excited.


chriswar
25/08/2015 10:06
Poland
Leicester City
44

I like look at penalty shootout. It is very excited.

Toni
18/09/2015
MX
63
points

i did it very well


Toni
18/09/2015 01:54
Mexico
Manchester United
63

i did it very well

Abdallah
22/09/2015
KW
1813
points

It's a piece of cake


Abdallah
22/09/2015 12:23
Kuwait
Chelsea
1813

It's a piece of cake

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Salloum
27/09/2015
SY
1308
points

Earned 200 points


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Salloum
27/09/2015 01:18
Syria
Manchester United
1308

Earned 200 points

Salloum's picture
Salloum
27/09/2015
SY
1308
points

10/10


Salloum's picture
Salloum
27/09/2015 01:18
Syria
Manchester United
1308

10/10

Noka's picture
Noka
17/10/2015
AL
250
points

200 pints


Noka's picture
Noka
17/10/2015 10:00
Albania
Manchester City
250

200 pints

aragorn1986's picture
aragorn1986
25/10/2015
ME
6922
points

Already knew the meaning.


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aragorn1986
25/10/2015 15:23
Montenegro
Arsenal
6922

Already knew the meaning.

nikosonris
13/11/2015
UA
2453
points

Nice vocabulary quiz)


nikosonris
13/11/2015 12:21
Ukraine
Arsenal
2453

Nice vocabulary quiz)

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MUGEMANYI
21/11/2015
RW
2320
points

for sure the quiz was easy.


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MUGEMANYI
21/11/2015 17:08
Rwanda
Arsenal
2320

for sure the quiz was easy.

nyinyi's picture
nyinyi
26/11/2015
MM
257
points

I get many vocabularies. I also do correct answers.


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nyinyi
26/11/2015 08:27
Myanmar
Manchester United
257

I get many vocabularies. I also do correct answers.

jinlee's picture
jinlee
24/01/2016
VN
260
points

Oh yay


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jinlee
24/01/2016 02:41
Vietnam
Chelsea
260

Oh yay

Tigrann
02/02/2016
AM
328
points

it was easy


Tigrann
02/02/2016 06:09
Armenia
Southampton
328

it was easy

haydi's picture
haydi
28/02/2016
TN
3189
points

Easy and amasing!


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haydi
28/02/2016 22:22
Tunisia
Newcastle United
3189

Easy and amasing!

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HakanUslu1881
08/03/2016
TR
1761
points

I did wrong 3th question.


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HakanUslu1881
08/03/2016 04:20
Turkey
Leicester City
1761

I did wrong 3th question.

englishman
15/06/2016
DZ
1026
points

Thanks ALLAH


englishman
15/06/2016 17:03
Algeria
Chelsea
1026

Thanks ALLAH

GUGUN
12/07/2016
ID
223
points

I have earned over 200 points.


GUGUN
12/07/2016 05:50
Indonesia
Manchester United
223

I have earned over 200 points.

Ghigo's picture
Ghigo
08/08/2016
IT
961
points

Ten points


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Ghigo
08/08/2016 14:45
Italy
Liverpool
961

Ten points

Arsenal Cris
12/11/2016
VN
372
points

It's easy.


Arsenal Cris
12/11/2016 13:17
Vietnam
Hull City AFC
372

It's easy.

Geoscouser's picture
Geoscouser
20/12/2016
GE
310
points

10/10 easy


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Geoscouser
20/12/2016 18:41
Georgia
Liverpool
310

10/10 easy

baki333
24/12/2016
BA
310
points

I learned new words


baki333
24/12/2016 21:33
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Chelsea
310

I learned new words

Adolph
27/03/2017
SY
245
points

Nice quiz


Adolph
27/03/2017 12:53
Syria
Tottenham Hotspur
245

Nice quiz

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Average: 2 (1 vote)

Goals

Complete these activities and you will:

Learn and practise 10 words related to things that stop a football match 

Glossary

Tricky spelling:

It's 'substitution' NOT 'substution' or 'substition' !