If you’re learning American English, you can’t help but get sucked into American culture as well. And something that’s a really big deal in the United States is football. We’re not talking football as the rest of the world knows it—the one where players wear shin guards and only the goalie can touch the ball with his hands. We call that soccer here in the States. We’re talking American football, the sport where the players wear helmets and padding and crash into each other. That kind of football.
Football is especially important during the fall. The season for the National Football League (NFL) runs from September to December, though it’s not officially over until the Super Bowl in February. Thanksgiving… read more