Linguivocal

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Some interesting sports

Posted by shashi on February 20, 2006

following are some sports with which I was not familier before

1.Rollerblading:
One of two boots with a single row of small wheels on the bottom, which you wear in order to travel along quickly for enjoyment
2.Skate:
A special boot with a thin metal bar fixed to the bottom that you wear to move quickly on ice, or a boot with four small wheels fixed to the bottom so that you can move over a hard surface:
a pair of ice skates
a pair of roller skates
3.Ice-skating:
A special shoe with a thin metal bar fixed to the bottom that you wear to move quickly on ice
4.Roller-skating:
A type of boot with four wheels on the bottom, which you wear in order to travel along quickly for enjoyment
5.Snowshoeing:
A flat frame with straps of material stretched across it, which can be fixed to a boot to allow a person to walk on snow without sinking in
6.Skiing:
Ski means one of a pair of long, flat narrow pieces of wood or plastic, which curve up at the front, and are fastened to boots so that the wearer can move quickly and easily over snow
7.Snowboarding:
A specially shaped board that you stand on to slide down a snow-covered slope
 

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