Food names in English! When learning English there are many reasons why you might need to know the names of different foods. If you are in a restaurant, you will need to be able to not only read the menu, but also ask for certain foods. This is especially important if you have an allergies which you need to make people aware of.
You might also like to talk to people about what foods you like and dislike, for example if you have been invited to a dinner party and have been asked what foods you prefer. There are a huge amount of reasons to learn English food names and in this section, you will be able to do just that.
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Learn food vocabulary words with pictures and examples to improve your English. These food words illustrated with interesting images help English learners, especially children learn and remember the food names better.
Food is any substance consumed to provide nutritional support for an organism. Food is a nutritious substance eaten by both humans and animals. Food is consumed to nourish the body, keep it healthy and give it energy. Typically, a person would eat three meals a day, breakfast, lunch and dinner, as their main food choices and then also consume various small snacks throughout the day as well.
Food Vocabulary Words List
- Cottage cheese
- Ice cream
- Hot dog
- Roast chicken
- Sour cream
Food Names with Pictures and Examples
This cake tastes like it has cheese in it.
I always have a boiled egg for breakfast.
You can substitute oil for butter in this recipe.
This margarine is full of additives – just look at the label!
Yogurt is usually very low in fat.
I like cottage cheese with fruit.
Ice cream is popular among children.
She skimmed the milk of its cream.
I usually have a sandwich for lunch.
She sliced off a piece of sausage.
I’d like a hamburger and an iced tea.
He bought a hot dog and had it covered with all the fixings.
She took up a slice of bread, broke it nervously, then put it aside.
He cut the pizza into bite-sized pieces.
The steak is so delicious that he’s licking his lips.
For dinner we’re having a roast chicken.
I would like some fish.
This wine goes particularly well with seafood.
Would you like another slice of ham/beef?
Can you tell me how to make barbecued kebab?
We had bacon and eggs for breakfast.
The recipe says you can substitute yoghurt for the sour cream.
Food Names: Useful Food Vocabulary | Image
Types of Food and Drinks
Learn types of food & drinks in English with pictures.
- Food names in English.
- Dinner food list with pictures.
- Breakfast food list with images.
- List of fast food names with pictures.
- Types of bread in English.
- List of drinks and beverages.
- Countable & uncountable food list in English.
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