English version

running commentary

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishrunning commentaryrunning commentarySAYa spoken description of an event, especially a race or game, made while the event is happening She gave us a running commentary on what was happening in the street. running
Examples from the Corpus
running commentaryDon't keep up a running commentary.Photos of Jack were shown, each thrown up on a large screen with a running commentary.It becomes a running commentary from navigator to driver.Hearing voices that keep up a running commentary in the head.Attending is simply describing what the child is doing, rather like a running commentary on the activity.This man provided a running commentary on the events on the screen, which were otherwise a fabulous mystery.His running commentary was oft-repeated, I guess.
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