Words & Phrases
toppings made from fruit, some sugar, and pectin (used to 'set' the ingredients)
I like to put strawberry jam on my toast. It's yummy!
food that you don’t finish eating, so you save it to eat for the next day
Son: What’s for dinner, Mom?
Mom: We’re having leftovers tonight, sweetie.
macaroni and cheese – a popular food dish usually eaten at lunch or dinner
I love eating mac and cheese on a cold winter day.
a complete breakfast or lunch or dinner
I typically have three meals a day, with a small snack between the meals.
snacking on foods like potato chips, peanuts, or popcorn, often chewing where others can hear you
I could barely understand her because she was munching on some chips.
a strong desire to eat some tasty food like potato chips or sweets
I’ve got the munchies for some chocolate chip cookies. Got any?
someone who will only eat certain foods that s/he likes (not many)
Children can be very picky eaters, don't ya think?
a healthy 'food bar' that contains various levels of protein
I prefer eating a protein bar over chips. I'm pretty disciplined when it comes to my health.
a noise your stomach sometimes makes when you’re real hungry
My stomach’s growling. I didn't eat any breakfast, and I can't leave for lunch until we're finished.
used to sip a drink
I forgot to get a straw. Can you grab one for me, please.