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    Olympics - Winter & Summer Games Vocabulary Word List (342)

    A)Activation, Active, Aerobics, Agent, Aggressive, Alternate, Announcement, Arrangements, Assist, Assistance, Athlete, Attendance, Attraction, Averages
    B)Balance, Ball, Basketball, Beauty, Berth, Best, Bicycle, Bid, Blood, Blood pressure, Body, Bones, Bounce, Boxing, Breath, Breathe, Bronze medal, Butterfly stroke, Buzzer
    C)Captivate, Cardiovascular, Challenge, Champion, Championship, Charisma, Charm, Coach, Collapse, Commitment, Competition, Conditioning, Conference, Contingencies, Contract, Conversion, Convert, Coordination, Courage, Curfew, Curling, Cycle, Cycling
    D)Defense, Defensive, Delegation, Diet, Disease, Distraction, Division, Doctor, Downhill, Dribble, Drive, Drugs, Dumbbells
    E)Elevation, Emergency, Endurance, Energy, Errors, Evacuation, Event, Event, Exalt, Exaltation, Excellence, Exemplary, Exemption, Exercise, Exertion, Expectation
    F)Feature, Finalist, Firepower, Fit, Flex, Force, Foul, Framework, Free throw, Fumble, Function
    G)Games, Goal, Gold medal, Grip, Guests, Guidelines, Gymnasium
    H)Halftime, Hammer, Handlebar, Health, Healthy, Herbs, Hit, Home run, Hoops, Hygiene, Hygienic
    I)Ice-skating, Imagination, Individual, Infection, Information, Injunction, Injury, Insulation, Interception, Interpretation
    J)Jargon, Joy, Judge, Judo, Jump, Jump rope, Jumping jack
    K)Kick, Kinetics
    L)Leader, League, Legend, Losing, Loss, Lucky, Lumbar
    M)Magic, Manager, Margin, Massage, Masseur, Mat, Maximize, Measure, Medal, Media, Medical, Medication, Memory, Metabolic, Method, Minimize, Miss, Moisture, Moisturize, Monitor, Motivate, Motivation, Muscles
    N)Needs, Nemesis, Nervousness, News, Nurse
    O)Offensive, Official, Opportunity, Opt, Optimism, Option, Outbreak, Outstanding
    P)Panic, Paraffin, Pass, Pedal, Penalties, Percentage, Perform, Performance, Perimeter, Perspiration, Pessimism, Petrify, Physiotherapy, Pitcher, Plan, Players, Points, Poll, Position, Possession, Potent, Power, Power play, Practice, Preparation, Prevention, Professional, Profile, Program, Promising, Protect, Protection, Pulley, Puncture, Punt
    Q)Quads, Quality, Quest, Quick, Quintessential, Quiver
    R)Ranking, Rebound, Recognition, Record, Recovery, Recruit, Regulations, Rehabilitation, Relax, Reserve, Resilient, Resistance, Response, Responsible, Risk, Role, Row, Running, Rush, Russia
    S)Sanitary, Saves, Scare, Scenario, Scent, Scheme, Scoreboard, Scores, Scoring, Season, Security, Sedentary, Sensible, Shape up, Shot, Shut-out, Silver medal, Size, Skating, Skiing, Slide, Snowboard, Soccer, Speculation, Spinning, Spirit, Sports, Sportsmanship, Squad, Squat, Stability, Stamina, Standings, Statistics, Strategy, Streak, Strength, Stretching, Stride, Strong, Sugar, Superstition, Supine, Support, Supremacy, Suspension, Symptoms
    T)Tackle, Target, Team, Teammate, Technical, Terror, Terrorist, Testing, Therapeutic, Therapy, Timeout, Timing, Tone, Torch, Torso, Touchdown, Tournament, Trainer, Training, Transform, Tremors, Trot, Turnovers
    U)Unbelievable, Underscore, Unique, Unrestricted, Unusual
    V)Vaccination, Valiant, Valor, Vault, Venue, Vibration, Victory, Violation, Votes
    W)Waive, Warm up, Watchful, Weary, Weigh, Weights, Win, Wince, Winning, Wisdom, Withdraw, Work out, World
    X)X-rays
    Y)Yards, Yoga, Youth
    Z)Zeal, Zealous
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    Summer Olympic Sports that Americans tend to prefer
    Based on a survey of more than 1,000 people age 18+; respondents could choose more than one ---- source: taylorpr.com

    Gymnastics = 69%
    Swimming/Diving = 62%
    Track & Field = 46%
    Basketball = 35%
    Baseball = 32%


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