|Ace||A hole in one (shot)|
The player whose ball is furthest from the hole.
|Birdie||One stroke under par (par = standard score for the hole)|
|Bogey||One stroke over par (par = standard score for the hole)|
|Bunker||A sand trap or hazard|
|Caddie||Person who accompanies a player, carries their golf bag and gives advice|
|Cart ( also: buggy)||Small vehicle for transporting two players and their golf bags|
|Chip||A low short shot to the green|
|Course (golf course)||
A large area of land designed for playing golf.
The course is divided into 9 or 18 holes.
|Dog leg||A fairway that turns left or right|
|Drive||The first shot on every hole|
|Driver||Wood n° 1|
Practice area with mats, or on grass.
Some driving ranges are sheltered or have overhead protection.
|Eagle||Two strokes under par (par = standard score for the hole).|
|Fairway||Part of the golf course between the tee and the green which is kept free of rough grass|
|Flag stick||Pin supporting a flag on the green|
|Fore!||A warning call when a ball is heading towards another player|
stance and posture
what you need to check before starting your swing.
|Gimmie||When an opponent decides that you don't need to play the next shot, usually because you are close to the hole.|
Part of the golf course with grass cut very short,
surrounding a hole.
The hole contains a cup into which players try to "putt" their ball.
A flag shows the position of the hole.
|Green fee||Fee paid to play a round (game) of golf.|
|Handicap||A numerical representation of a golfer's playing ability.|
|Hazard||A difficulty or obstruction on a golf course such as a lake, pond, fence or bunker.|
|Honour||The player with the best or lowest score on the previous hole has "the honour" or the right to tee off first on the next hole.|
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