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Some students practice catching ball and batting on the playground.

Is the expression "catching ball" acceptable to native speakers?

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Teo

Some students practice catching ball and batting on the playground.

Is the expression "catching ball" acceptable to native speakers?

Not really. I might say the following:

Some students do batting and catching practice on the playground.

CJ

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I'd say

'Some students practise (BE spelling) catching and batting in the playground'.