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yellow bee
Portugal

SPORTS
 
hello teachers...
 
I am having problems to teach sports in primary school. my students didnīt understand because some sports have ing and others use the verb play or do.
 
please help me to explain them why....

4 Mar 2009      



jaguaryu
Spain

normally play is for sports with ball, go for sports with ing and do for the rest.
examples:
play basketball
go running
do judo

4 Mar 2009     



cgato
Portugal

Hi!
 
I teach my students that we play ball games and computer games; we use go with activities that finish in -ing and use do with other actvities. But my students are 7th grade students...
anyway, maybe this helps!Smile

4 Mar 2009     



lizzysil
Peru

for examples^:
PLAY : soccer , football , baseball , basketball , volleyball , golf , tennis
 
DO : track and field , gymnastics , judo , karate
 
Go swimming
 
 
there are three verbs for sports : do , play , go Clap
 
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4 Mar 2009