Do these exercises and learn words to talk about meals and ways of cooking food.

September 12, 2022 11:28 PM
One of the most valuable skills we can master is how to cook. Instead of purchasing harmful fast food or pricey pre-cooked or frozen meals, if we can cook, we can consume nutritious meals prepared at home with fresh ingredients

Making our own food at home is not only affordable and healthful, but it can also be enjoyable if we go through cookbooks and culinary websites for new ideas to try.

You may make delectable cuisine at home even if you just have a tiny stove or cooker with a few hotplates. In a frying pan with oil or butter, you may cook meat, fish, or eggs. Vegetables can also be sliced or chopped, sautéed, or stir-fried in a skillet or a wok. Boiling or steaming vegetables and grains like rice is an additional method of preparation. Before cooking, you may peel veggies like potatoes and carrots, and you can even mash them once they're done. Additionally, you may steam fish and other shellfish like crabs and mussels or boil other things like spaghetti, eggs, and some meats.

List of Words

add (verb): to put something else in - Add grated cheese to the white sauce and stir.

bake (verb): to cook in an oven - I can bake cakes and pies, but I can't bake bread.

beat (verb): to mix eggs, cream, etc. with a fork, a beater, or a whisk - To make scrambled eggs, beat the eggs before cooking them.

boil (verb): to cook in boiling water - Will you boil the vegetables, or steam them?

burn (verb): to spoil food by cooking it for too long or at a temperature that's too high - Please don't burn the toast.

carve (verb): to cut slices or small pieces from a large piece of cooked meat - Who'd like to carve the roast chicken?

chop or chop up (verb): to cut into small pieces with a sharp knife - It's easy to cut yourself when chopping onions, so be careful.

cook (verb): to prepare food for eating - What are you cooking for dinner?

cookbook or cookery book (noun): a book of recipes, often with pictures - Can I borrow that cookbook with all the Asian recipes?

dice (verb): to cut food into small cubes or squares - Dice the carrots and potatoes and add them to the soup.

dish (noun): food that's cooked in a certain way - My favourite Indian dish is vegetable curry.

fry (verb): to cook food in hot oil, butter or fat - Heat some olive oil in a frying pan and then add the diced tomatoes.


You can also grill meat, fish, and vegetables if you have a stove with a grill or broiler or a device like an electric barbecue. Be cautious while cooking meals at a high temperature. If you cook the dish for a really lengthy time, it is simple to burn it. However, a lot of people enjoy grilling, and some even contend that it's the greatest method to prepare fish, steak, and other types of meat. You can also download our app from the playstore or visit our website.