This Week Live: Ambition
Welcome to This Week from Premier Skills English, a weekly review of football action for learners of English from across the globe. In This Week, Rich and Jack talk about the latest action from the Premier League and have lots of football English for you to learn.
Kane's double helps England into semi-finals
Crystal Palace name Viera as new manager
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Vocabulary from the stories
We looked at a couple of words and phrases in our two stories that you can learn to improve your football English. Take a look at the phrases in bold. Do you understand what they mean?
We’ll be up against Kasper Schmeichel’s Denmark team.
Harry Kane gave England a dream start with a composed finish after Manchester City's Raheem Sterling had threaded the ball into his path.
He’s got a tough match to begin with though, away at the Champions League winners, Chelsea
I have spoken a lot with the Chairman and Sporting Director about their ambition and plans for the whole club.
Have you had a go at this week's football phrase. Every week in our main podcast we ask our listerners to guess a football phrase. We repeated it in this episode. Do you know the football phrase? Guess the right answer and we'll announce your name on next week's show.
In the podcast, Rich and Jack asked you some questions about the ambitions you have and the ambitions your football club might have. What are your answers?
- What ambitions do you have? Do you have a lifelong burning ambition? Do you have a secret ambition?
- What ambitions do you think your football club have this season? Do they have ambitions to win the league, to stay in the league or maybe win a cup competition and qualify for Europe?