Splendid Expressions

DAY 3: FOOD & DRINK

Step 1:  Learn

Question 1
My mum always used to insist we had a ........ meal every day and I think we all felt healthier for it.
A
round
B
square
C
box
Question 1 Explanation: 
Well done! A 'square meal' is a big meal that consists of all the items of food you need to stay healthy.
Question 2
My husband has a job on a building site doing heavy manual work and always has a ........ appetite.
A
nutritious
B
fit
C
healthy
Question 2 Explanation: 
Well done! If you have a 'healthy appetite' you eat well.
Question 3
I think you worry too much. Most children have a sweet ......... and the occasional bar of chocolate won't hurt them.
A
tongue
B
tooth
C
taste
Question 3 Explanation: 
Well done! If someone has 'a sweet tooth' they enjoy eating things like sweets and cake.
There are 3 questions to complete.

 

Step 2: Remember

Question 1
The quickest way for you to get over your cold is to have a good square ........ and stop eating all those snacks.
A
dinner
B
meal
C
dish
Question 1 Explanation: 
You remembered. Well done! The phrase is 'a square meal'.
Question 2
I'd make sure you make enough food if Sam's coming to dinner. He has a very healthy  ........!
A
palate
B
hunger
C
appetite
Question 2 Explanation: 
You remembered. Well done! The phrase is 'a healthy appetite'.
Question 3
Yes, I must admit to having a ........ tooth. I often treat myself to a nice cream cake when I get the chance.
A
honeyed
B
sugary
C
sweet
Question 3 Explanation: 
You remembered. Well done! The phrase is 'a sweet tooth'.
There are 3 questions to complete.

 

Step 3: Personalise

  1. Do you try to have a square meal every day or do you prefer eating lots of snacks?
  2. Do you know someone who has a really healthy appetite?
  3. Do you prefer savoury food or have you got a sweet tooth?

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