Splendid Expressions Week 16: Day 4 of 5

Topic: FOOD AND DRINK

Complete the following colloquial expressions:

1

Come on everyone, fill your ......... I don't want to see any food on the table when you've finished.

a)
b)
c)
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2

I forgot the meat was in the oven and it got burnt to a .........

a)
b)
c)
Well done! If food gets 'burnt to a crisp' it is very burnt.Sorry, try again.Your answer has been saved.
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3

The restaurant was fantastic and the food really made your mouth ..........

a)
b)
c)
Well done! If an item of food 'makes your mouth water' it looks or smells delicious and makes you want to eat it.Sorry, try again.Your answer has been saved.
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Now complete the gaps with the missing words.

4

A) It was a self-service, buffet meal and everyone was their boots with food.

B) If you don't get home soon your dinner will be to a crisp.

C) Can you smell next door's barbeque? It's making my water.

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Make them your own!

1) Do you fill your boots or prefer to eat small portions?
2) Has anyone cooked a meal for you that got burnt to a crisp?
3) What kind of food is guaranteed to make your mouth water?

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