SPEAKING: Talking about Food and Diet

Talking about Likes and Dislikes – Expressing Opinions and Reasons

Can you talk about the following issues?

  1. What’s your favourite dish? What kind of food do you like?
  2. Has your taste in food changed?
  3. Do you prefer eating alone or with other people?
  4. Do you prefer eating to cooking?
  5. Do you have a balanced diet?
  6. How important is a healthy diet?

SPEAKING: Photograph Description: In the Kitchen

cooking classThis photo shows some people learning to cook.  Can you describe the photograph and say how they might be feeling?

To help you might want to consider the following questions:

  1. Where are they?
  2. What are they doing?
  3. What are they wearing?
  4. What are the key objects in the photograph?
  5.  Why might they be learning to cook?
  6.  Do they seem to be having fun?

READING: What’s my job?

I work for the local council.  I work outdoors and always wear a protective uniform as my job is very dirty.  Some people say you need to be green fingered to do this job well and I have a degree in horticulture.  I work in city parks and national parks.

Do you know what my job is?

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READING: What’s my job?

My job involves pressing a lot of numbers on a big calculator, sharpening pencils and saying ‘NO’ a lot.  I’m really good with numbers and I have to keep up to date with tax law.  I help people with their business and personal finances.

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READING: What’s my job?

My job is very creative. I am often away on tour which is fantastic.  However,  it is very tiring and it can be very difficult to keep in touch with friends. My job isn’t well paid and it’s very competitive. However, I don’t mind because I’m earning a living doing something I love.

Do you know what my job is?

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