The Basic Rules of Basketball


Listening — Intermediate Level
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Watch the video and answer the questions

  1. In order to play basketball there has to be a   court.

  2. There should be two teams competing and each team should have   members.

  3. The team which gets the higher score   the game.

  4. If at the end of the game at a specified time, both teams got the same score, there should be a   round tie breaker.

  5. In basketball, players can only move by   .

  6. To pass the ball from team member to another, the players should use their   .

  7. An illegal personal contact with the opponent who is holding the ball would result to a   penalty.


Practice your writing skills by discussing the questions below

  1. Do you like to play basketball? Why?

  2. Do you like to watch basketball games? Why? Why not?

  3. What are the benefits you can acquire from playing basketball?

  4. Do you like sports activities? If so, what sports activities do you like to do?


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