Mar 2, 2017

GO OFF (2)

7 cards
, 18 answers
  • Study box. Read these sentences carefully.

    1. Put the food in the fridge, otherwise it will go off.
    2. Can you smell this milk? I think it might have gone off.
    3. How are we going to stop the meat going off in this heat?
    • Use the sentences in the study box to help you do these exercises.
      • If food or drink goes off, which of the following are true? More than one answer is correct.
        • it tastes bad
        • it smells bad
        • someone has eaten it
        • it is not fit to eat or drink
        • it is in the wrong place

      • Which of the following can go off?
        • fish
        • eggs
        • a cow
        • beef
        • toast
        • cream

      • Which of these are grammatically possible?
        • Milk goes off quickly.
        • Milk goes off freshness quickly.
        • The milk was gone off.

    • Complete this conversation in an appropriate way, using a form of ‘go off’ in each response and any other necessary information:
      • A: Let’s have chicken for dinner.
        B: We can’t, the chicken

        • A: Well, perhaps we can cook the salmon?
          B: I’m afraid too.

          • A: How about an omelette? Are the eggs fresh?
            B: No, they

            • A: Let’s just have a cup of tea then.
              B: We can’t, the milk

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