Duolingo Translations For New Fantasy Football Players: Level 2

Duolingo Translations For New Fantasy Football Players: Level 2

It can be hard to navigate your first foray into fantasy football. Whether you’re on Yahoo, ESPN, or some other website, use Duolingo’s new “Fantasy Football” lessons to overcome the language barrier and prepare yourself for the upcoming season.

And be sure to check out Level One: Fantasy Football Overview!


Level 2: Overcoming Injuries and the Bye Weeks


DUO THE OWL: Translate these new phrases from Fantasy Football to English!


I am having a lot of fun so far this fantasy football season.

Your answer: Fantasy football has been an overwhelmingly positive addition to my everyday lifestyle. 

DUO: Oooh sorry, that’s not it. We’ll circle back to this one at the end!


All of my pre-draft research is really paying off.

Your answer: The “experts” I followed on Twitter could not have been more wrong about the players on my roster.

DUO: There we go, back on track!


My team has really solid depth, so I should have no problem overcoming early-season injuries

Your answer: Some of my bench players haven’t seen the field all year.

DUO: Correct!


In a high contact sport like the NFL, injuries are commonplace and are in no way an indication of the universe or some other celestial body being out to get you. 

Your answer: God hates my players and purposefully injured them to spite me for the terrible human piece of shit that I am.

DUO: Way to go, pal, that’s three in a row!


You completely understand the free agent/waiver wire process.

Your answer: Why the flying fuck do I never get the players I put in claims for?

DUO: You. Are. On. Fire.


The waiver wire is full of free agents that can step right in for your injured players

Your answer: The first guy on the list has never played professional football before.

DUO: LOOK AT YOU GO!


Drafting one or two sleepers can help you late in the season.

Your answer: One of my sleeper picks got cut last week.

DUO: He sure did! Nothing gets by you, smarty pants!  


DUO: Now let's review what you missed!


I am having a lot of fun so far this fantasy football season.

Your answer: Fantasy football has caused me a lot of unnecessary stress and has been detrimental to my overall health and well-being for the last five weeks. 

DUO: Correct! Lesson Complete!
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