Jul 20, 2016

Collocations 22: Eating and drinking

46 cards
, 97 answers
  • Flashcards
    • 1.       >  . . . 
      junk
      food

      1. 2.       >  . . . 
        nourishing
        meals

        1. 3.       >  . . . 
          fresh
          produce

          1. 4.       >  . . . 
            organic
            food

            1. 5.       >  . . . 
              ready
              meals

              1. 6.       > food  . . . 
                additives

                1. 7.       >  . . . 
                  processed
                  food

                  1. 8.       >  . . . 
                    GM
                    foods

                    1. 9.       >  . . . 
                      perishable
                      food

                      1. 10.       > food  . . . 
                        poisoning

                        1. 11.       > a  . . . 
                          light
                          meal

                          1. 12.       > a  . . . 
                            substantial
                            meal

                            1. 13.       > a  . . . 
                              slap-up
                              meal

                              1. 14.       > a  . . . 
                                gourmet
                                meal

                                1. 15.       >  . . . 
                                  home-cooking
                                  food

                                  1. 16.       > to have a  . . . 
                                    quick snack

                                    1. 17.       > a  . . . 
                                      refreshing
                                      drink

                                      1. 18.       > to  . . . 
                                        die of
                                        hunger

                                        1. 19.       > a  . . . 
                                          square
                                          meal :)

                                          1. 20.       > a  . . . 
                                            healthy
                                            appetite

                                            1. 21.       > a  . . . 
                                              hearty
                                              breakfast

                                              1. 22.       > a  . . . 
                                                soft
                                                drink

                                                1. 23.       > to  . . . 
                                                  spoil
                                                  appetite

                                                  1. 24.       > the  . . . 
                                                    set
                                                    menu

                                                  2. Quizzes
                                                    • Match the words with their collocations.
                                                      • 1. set  . . . 
                                                        menu
                                                        1. additives
                                                        2. produce
                                                        3. meals
                                                        4. menu
                                                        5. food

                                                      • 2. food  . . . 
                                                        additives
                                                        1. menu
                                                        2. food
                                                        3. produce
                                                        4. meals
                                                        5. additives

                                                      • 3. junk  . . . 
                                                        food
                                                        1. menu
                                                        2. produce
                                                        3. additives
                                                        4. meals
                                                        5. food

                                                      • 4. ready  . . . 
                                                        meals
                                                        1. meals
                                                        2. food
                                                        3. additives
                                                        4. produce
                                                        5. menu

                                                      • 5. fresh  . . . 
                                                        food/produce
                                                        1. produce
                                                        2. additives
                                                        3. food
                                                        4. menu
                                                        5. meals

                                                    • Complete these sentences using the collocations.
                                                      • 1.  . . . 
                                                        Food additives
                                                        such as artificial flavours and colouring can cause allergies.
                                                        1. Food additives
                                                        2. Junk food
                                                        3. fresh produce
                                                        4. set menu
                                                        5. ready meals

                                                      • 2.  . . . 
                                                        Junk food
                                                        may be unhealthy, but it’s quick and easy and fills you up.
                                                        1. Junk food
                                                        2. Food additives
                                                        3. fresh produce
                                                        4. ready meals
                                                        5. set menu

                                                      • 3. People who don’t have much time to cook often buy  . . . 
                                                        ready meals
                                                        from the supermarket.
                                                        1. set menu
                                                        2. Junk food
                                                        3. ready meals
                                                        4. Food additives
                                                        5. fresh produce

                                                      • 4. It’s always better to buy  . . . 
                                                        fresh produce
                                                        instead of canned or frozen foods.
                                                        1. fresh produce
                                                        2. Food additives
                                                        3. ready meals
                                                        4. Junk food
                                                        5. set menu

                                                      • 5. The  . . . 
                                                        set menu
                                                        is usually cheaper than ordering dishes separately in a restaurant.
                                                        1. Food additives
                                                        2. Junk food
                                                        3. fresh produce
                                                        4. set menu
                                                        5. ready meals

                                                    • Read these remarks by different people, then answer the questions.
                                                      • Richard: I’ve got some cheese and milk. Is there a fridge here I could put them in?

                                                        Archie: I feel so hungry! I can’t believe it!

                                                        Polly: I’ve been sick and my stomach is aching. Must be something I ate.

                                                        Ken: No matter how much I eat, I always want more.

                                                        Suzie: All these vegetables have been grown without any chemicals at all.

                                                        Nina: I always enjoy my food and look forward to it.

                                                        1. Who has organic food?
                                                        1. Suzie
                                                        2. Archie
                                                        3. Polly
                                                        4. Ken
                                                        5. Nina
                                                        6. Richard

                                                      • 2. Who has an insatiable appetite?
                                                        1. Richard
                                                        2. Archie
                                                        3. Ken
                                                        4. Suzie
                                                        5. Polly
                                                        6. Nina

                                                      • 3. Who has perishable food?
                                                        1. Ken
                                                        2. Richard
                                                        3. Polly
                                                        4. Suzie
                                                        5. Archie
                                                        6. Nina

                                                      • 4. Who has a healthy appetite?
                                                        1. Polly
                                                        2. Ken
                                                        3. Suzie
                                                        4. Richard
                                                        5. Nina
                                                        6. Archie

                                                      • 5. Who has food poisoning?
                                                        1. Suzie
                                                        2. Nina
                                                        3. Richard
                                                        4. Ken
                                                        5. Polly
                                                        6. Archie

                                                      • 6. Who is dying of hunger?
                                                        1. Nina
                                                        2. Polly
                                                        3. Ken
                                                        4. Archie
                                                        5. Richard
                                                        6. Suzie

                                                    • Replace the underlined words with suitable collocation.
                                                      • 1. Foods which are changed or treated as part of an industrial operation may damage our health in the long term.

                                                        foods may damage our health in the long term.

                                                        1. 2. Some people always have three full, satisfying meals a day, but I prefer a large breakfast and then a small meal around midday and a more sizeable meal in the evening.

                                                          Some people always have three meals a day, but I prefer a breakfast and then a meal around midday and a more meal in the evening.

                                                          1. 3. There are some overpriced restaurants in the city centre, but down at the beach, there are some nice, not too expensively priced ones.

                                                            There are some overpriced restaurants in the city centre, but down at the beach, there are some nice, priced ones.

                                                            1. 4. On my birthday my parents took me out for a big, good meal. They wanted to go for a very high quality meal but I said I’d prefer something more ordinary.

                                                              On my birthday my parents took me out for a meal. They wanted to go for a meal but I said I’d prefer something more ordinary.

                                                              1. 5. Iced tea is a drink that cools you and makes you feel less tired on a hot day, and is probably better for you than non-alcoholic drinks such as cola or lemonade.

                                                                Ice tea is a drink on a hot day, and is probably better for you than drinks such as cola or lemonade.

                                                                1. 6. Let me take you out to dinner on your birthday. Or would you prefer a meal prepared at home? I could make dinner for you at my place.

                                                                  Let me take you out to dinner on your birthday. Or would you prefer a -cooked meal? I could make dinner for you at my place.

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