15 Sports Idioms that are Widely Used in the Business World

August 10, 2017
10 August 2017,
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Sports idioms started from specific sports and can be used in every day situations relating to every aspect of our lives both socially and in a business situation.  Sports and businesses have much in common in that both involve a great deal of time and energy.  Sports men or women and businessmen or businesswomen can either be extremely successful or […]


25 Sports Idioms that are Commonly used in the American Workplace

October 31, 2016
31 October 2016,
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As a new English speaker, you may often hear idioms, or short phrases, that have a meaning other than their literal one. Many of these idioms are borrowed from sports, and are frequently used in the American workplace these days. It can be confusing to sit in a meeting with colleagues or your boss and hear sports idioms that seem […]


5 Must-Know American Sports Idioms For Non Native English Speakers

May 21, 2013
21 May 2013,
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Idioms and slang are perhaps one of the most challenging areas for non native English speakers to learn. Idioms and slang have culturally embedded meanings that most non native speakers are not aware of. Sports is an integral part of American culture, so it is not at all surprising that American English has a rich haul of sports idioms. Most […]