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Sport is GREAT - Part 1

Whatever your taste, Britain is home to some of the greatest sports – and sporting venues – in the world. Watch the video and go behind the scenes at Silverstone Circuit, home of F1, and Wembley Stadium, temple of football!

Tarea 1

Which of these things does Richard do?


Tarea 2

Fill the gaps with words from the video.


Task 3

Make sentences from the video by reordering the words.


Tarea 4

Choose three words that can go in the gaps.




Nivel de idioma

Advanced: C1
Upper intermediate: B2


Hi fernandd,

That is correct!

Best wishes,

The LearnEnglish Team

At 00:30, 'Britain has it all'. Why not 'Britain has them all'?

Hi Aung Thet Naing,
to have it all is a common informal expression. "Britain has it all" means that Britain has everything one could want when it comes to sport.
It doesn't refer so much to all the sporting venues he mentions just before - it refers to everything in general one could want that is related to sport.
Best wishes,
The LearnEnglish Team

hi i can't see video's in here and overcooked

Hi rihanna,
I'm sorry to hear you're having problems watching the video.  Unfortunately, users in Iran do have trouble watching some of our videos. 
We are trying to find a solution to this.  If you look at some of the more recent Word on the Street videos  – like Christmas Scene 1 – you'll see a link that says 'Can't see video? Click here!' just under the main video.  Please tell me if you can see that video.
All of our recent videos, as well as some of our older videos are already available through this method, and we will be moving more videos to this system when we can.
I h
ope that helps you.
Best wishes,
The LearnEnglish Team

Simply Amazing !
I haven't got anything to say , the video has said all about it.
well...I'm from Argentina and I love the football , and I like the English Premier League  , I always see all matches but I prefer see the matches of Liverpool  , it is my favorite English team but it isn't the most club of football to me because I'm fan of the Pope's team ( San Lorenzo ).

Hi Francuervo
If you like the Premier League, you should have a look at Premier Skills English. There are lots of football themed resources. 
The Premier Skills English Team

Hello! Can we somehow download videos from this site?Before I was loading your videos from Youtube but I couldn't find this one. Thanks for attention.

Hello marchelita76!
I'm glad you like our materials enough to want to download them! Unfortunately, for copyright reasons, Word on the Street is not available for download. However, you can download some of our other materials, like our Elementary Podcasts. Just go to the page and click 'Downloads and materials'.
Enjoy the rest of the site!
Jeremy Bee
The Learn English Team

Hello! I'd like to know what level do we need for these podcasts.