Major sporting events like the Olympic Games are an opportunity to meet new people who travel from all over the world to watch their favorite teams compete. Sports bring people together and create bonds that can last a lifetime.

To help you make the most of this event, we have prepared a Conversation Survival Guide including common phrases to comment on games and chat with people who speak different languages.

Whether you are heading to Brazil to attend the Olympics in 2016 or watching the games from your country, there’s a good chance that you discuss this event with tourists, your foreign friends, language partners or people you will meet. This free phrasebook will allow you to learn specific vocabulary in several languages, make connections, communicate and have fun. Good luck to your favorite team!