Learn English vocabulary for Household cleaning and laundry items with pictures and examples.
In this lesson, you will learn how to talk about household cleaning and laundry in English.
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– Drain potato sticks and lay out on dish towels to dry.
– The iron was too hot and he scorched the shirt.
– She stood at the ironing board running the iron over her uniform blouse.
– Scrub the floor with a scrub brush.
– There were waiters with tray and starched cloth.
– This sponge doesn’t soak up water very well.
Laundry soap/ Laundry detergent
– I ran to the store to buy laundry detergent.
– They used bleach to kill any germs in the sink and drain.
– The wool must be clean. Leave it overnight in water and liquid soap.
– I need a pair of rubber gloves to clean my house.
– The trash can overflowed with beer bottles.
– She is sweeping with a broom.
– I’ve just broken a cup – have you got a dustpan and brush?
– The old man wiped the floor with a mop.
– The cleaner put down his squeegee mop and sat down.
– He washed the car down with a hose.
– I filled the bucket with water.
– Pick up your socks and put them in the laundry basket.
– When our washing machine broke, our neighbours let us use theirs.
Household Cleaning and Laundry Vocabulary in English | Picture