Aleksenko S. Structural, lexical and prosodic peculiarities of the english television football events-related commentary
Keywords:television football commentary, pragmatic types of football commentaries, events-related commentary, key moments of a football match, prosodic features.
The article dwells on the structural, lexical and prosodic peculiarities of the English television football eventsrelated commentary as one of the pragmatic types of the sports commentary – the core genre of the television
sports discourse. The focus of research is also placed on the prosodic features of commenting on such key
moments of a football match as a save, goal moments, and missed goals.