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"can't stomach something" = to dislike or hate something

"I can't stomach his cooking. Everytime I eat his soup, I get sick."

"eat like a horse" = to eat a lot

"My brother eats like a horse. He can eat 10 cheeseburgers in 15 minutes."

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Gourmet Cooking
1. Pre-Listening Exercises
2. Listening Exercises
3. Post-Listening Exercises
4. Online Investigations

Level:Topic: Type:Speakers:Length:
easygourmet cookingconversationman - woman01:10

1. Pre-Listening Exercises [Top]
What kinds of food do you like to eat and make? What things (ingredients) do you need to prepare these foods?

HELPFUL TIP: Watching cooking shows and taking classes can help you learn how to prepare gourmet meals like a professional.

2. Listening Exercises [Top]
Listen to the conversation and check your answers.

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1. What kind of meat did the woman make for dinner?
A. chicken
B. beef
C. fish

2. She also prepared __________.
A. a salad
B. baked potatoes
C. rice

3. For dessert, she _____________.
A. bought a cake
B. baked some cookies
C. made an apple pie

4. The man isn't hungry because he ________.
A. already ate something
B. is feeling sick
C. doesn't like her food

5. The woman feels _______ at the end of the conversation.
A. surprised
B. angry
C. confused

Score =
Correct answers:

Listen to the conversation again as you read the Quiz Script.

3. Post-Listening Exercises [Top]
Describe an unusual food that people eat in your country, but people might not eat it in other places.

4. Online Investigations - [ What's This? ] [Top]
Use the Internet to find a good recipe for cooking fried chicken or fish. What ingredients do you need?What are the steps to preparing this meal?

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