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Elementary - Foul! (B0033) A: Has the game started yet? B: Yeah, about 5 minutes ago. A: Who’s winning? B: The Bulls, of course! A: What! That wasn’t ...

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Elementary - Foul!

(B0033)

A:

Has the game started yet?

B:

Yeah, about 5 minutes ago.

A:

Who’s winning?

B:

The Bulls, of course!

A:

What! That wasn’t a foul! C’mon, ref!

B:

Don’t worry, Shaq always screws up free throws.

A:

You were right! He didn’t make the shot!

B:

That was a great shot! A three pointer, yeah!

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A:

Did you see that? He traveled and the ref didn’t call it!

B:

This ref needs glasses. Hey ref, open your eyes! I can’t believe he didn’t see that!

A:

Okay... end of the first quarter... Alright, I’m gonna make a beer run.

Key Vocabulary

foul

common noun, singular

an act in sports that is against the rules

referee

common noun, singular

person who makes sure that players act according to the rules in a game or sport (informal)

screw up

verb

make a mistake

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free throw

common noun, plural

a chance to shoot the ball due to a foul made by the opponent

make the shot

verb

successfully throw a ball toward a goal (sports)

three pointer

common noun, singular

a shot that scores three points in a game

travel

verb

take more steps with the basketball than the rule allows

beer run

common noun, nonvariable

the act of quickly going to get beer

Supplementary Vocabulary

court

common noun, singular

place where basketball is played

assist

common noun, singular

an action where the ball is passed that helps score a goal

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block

verb

put your body between an opposing player and the ball

jump shot

common noun, singular

jump in the air and shoot the ball while

rebound

verb

grab and control the ball after the other team missed a shot

steal

verb

intercept a pass between two players of the opposite team

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