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Vocabulary topics for ESL kids: Food


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English vocabulary: Food topic


Learn and practise English vocabulary connected with the theme Food. This page gives you a quick guide to the unit contents. There is also a list of all the key words covered in the unit.

Unit Contents

Learning and Teaching Material

This unit introduces kids to ten English words connected with the theme Food and contains resources to learn, practise and revise new vocabulary in a fun way. The vocabulary words are presented before being practised. Then they reappear both in the activities to play online and in the worksheets to download and print.

The unit has four areas to explore: Learn, Practise, Test Yourself, Download and Print. First comes the Learn! section with the picture dictionary that introduces ten new English words through pictures, sounds and text. Then you can practise new vocabulary by playing three different word games (matching, spelling, guessing) and test yourself by taking our picture test and vocabulary quiz. Finally, there is a section that contains printable worksheets to practise offline.

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English vocabulary: bread

Made from flour, baked in an oven.

English vocabulary: buns

Small bread rolls.

English vocabulary: butter

A rich spread made from cream.

English vocabulary: cake

A sweet baked food.

English words: cheese

A food made from milk..

English words: chips

Thin slices of potatoes fried in deep fat.

English words: egg

What hens lay.

English words: hamburger

A cooked patty of beef, served in a bun.

English words: icecream

Cold, creamy, and sweet treat.

English words: sausages

A type of meat.

English alphabet: F

The letter F.

English alphabet: f

The letter f.