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1. Pre-Listening Exercise
How would you cook the following items?
Match the two sets of words but remember
that some items can be cooked in more
than one way. Make sentences using
the words 'either... or' if necessary.
-- eggs, bacon, sausages, mushrooms,
chicken, ready-meal, meat, rice, carrots.
-- grill, fry, boil, microwave, roast,
stew, poach, scramble, steam.
Alex: What would you like for breakfast?
Tebogo: I'll just have a coffee.
Alex: That isn't good for
you. You should eat more before you
go to work.
Tebogo: I'm not going to work
today. Anyway, I don't like breakfast.
I'm not hungry in the morning.
Alex: I'll show you what a real breakfast
Tebogo: I know. I've seen
it before, in Australia. And theUnited
States. How could anyone eat a steak
for breakfast? Ugh!
Alex: Well, I haven't got
a steak. But I've got eggs, sausages,
bacon, tomatoes, beans and mushrooms.
Tebogo: There isn't time to cook
Alex: Yes there is, if you
help me. And we can have toast with
jam and lots of tea or coffee. And
we can start with cereal or orange-juice.
Tebogo: Is that what's called a full
Tebogo: I like a continental breakfast.
I had it in France.
Alex: Yea, that's nice too,
with warm croissants and lots of jam
and coffee - and some fruit perhaps.
Tebogo: Well, if you want
to have your giant breakfast you'd
Alex: Perhaps I'll have it
on Sunday instead. We'll have more
Tebogo: Yea, and I won't have
to make it. So do you want to make
some coffee now?
Alex: Sure, I'll have one too. Then
I can grab a
sandwich at eleven o'clock.
Tebogo: And I can go back to sleep!