Food and Drink Collocations

Collocations Course Collocations | Pronunciation | Vocabulary

Collocations

Master the art of natural English with our British English Collocation Activities! Collocations are pairs or groups of words that are commonly used together and are essential for sounding like a native speaker. These activities will help you learn some of the most common collocations, and avoid mistakes that give away that you are not a native speaker. Collocations can be difficult to guess from the words alone, therefore, it's important to learn them individually. Our activities are designed to make it easy for you to improve your language skills and sound more natural. Start practicing today and take your English language proficiency to the next level.

Pronunciation

These Activities are designed to help you improve your pronunciation and communication skills in English. Whether you have a strong grasp of grammar and vocabulary or not, clear pronunciation is essential for effective communication. Through these activities, you will learn the nuances of English speech, including elision, simplification, intonation, stress, and rhythm, and develop the ability to understand spoken English. Additionally, you will gain a deeper understanding of the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) symbols and improve your pronunciation, making you a more confident and effective communicator in the English language.

Vocabulary

Did you know that there are over 600,000 words in English? That's a lot of words, and far more than any human being could ever manage to learn. Even Shakespeare only used around 55,000 different words in all of his works. Mind you, he did actually invent quite a few of them. To get a good mastery of English, you do need to expand your vocabulary as much as possible. The more words you know, the better your English will be. The Activities here will help you to quickly develop your vocabulary.

Confusables

Eliminate confusion with our English confusable words activities! Even native speakers sometimes mix up words like "their" and "there". These activities provide detailed explanations and exercises to help you use these commonly confused words correctly and avoid mistakes in the future. Whether you're a student or a professional, our activities are designed to help you master these tricky words and take your English language proficiency to the next level. Improve your language skills and avoid confusion with our confusable words activities today!

CategoriesPopularNewestOldestRandomCoursesIPAChallengesFree DownloadsVideos Support Us

Collocations are ground of words which normally go together such as paint a picture. To say make a picture or do a picture sound strange to native English speakers. If you use the correct collocations when speaking or writing in English, you will sound much more natural and much more like a native British English speaker. This lesson looks at some common collocations to do with food and eating. Makes notes of the new vocabulary in your personal Study Record which you will find on each lesson page in the Britlish Library. This language is very useful for students who plan to take exams. This is one of the five-minute collocations series of lessons and should take you about 5 minutes to complete.

Collocations Course

A bite to eat, bacon and eggs, balanced diet, bread and butter, cup and saucer, dish of the day, dry sherry, enjoy your meal, evening meal, first course, fish and chips, fizzy water, ground coffee, healthy diet, heavy meal, hot and spicy, junk food, knife and fork, light meal, local cuisine, main course, mashed potato, midday meal, raw fish, ripe fruit, salt and pepper, second helping, strict diet, sweet sherry, sweet wine, take my order, tea and biscuits, three-course meal, well done.

If you are on a mobile device, or want to open the lesson in a new window, click the button below. The lesson will open in a popup window.

Popup Lesson


Report Problem Support Us

Study Record

Not Complete!

You have not completed this lesson yet. To complete it, click the Complete Lesson button.

Complete Lesson Completed Lessons

Learn English with the most innovative and engaging English lessons available anywhere on the Internet and all completely free of charge! To personalise your experience in the Britlish Library and to keep track of the lessons you have studied, sign up for a free account today.