Is Cooking Your Hobby?
Do you like cooking? Can you say that cooking is your hobby?
Year 5 Level A1+ Upper Elementary
Word List ‘Cooking’
cook – куховарити
What shall we cook for the main course? What salad can you cook? What kinds of soup does your mum cook?
wash – мити
Wash potatoes. To cook meat you must first wash it.
peel – знімати шкірку
Peel two oranges, please. Wash and peel potatoes, please.
slice – різати скібочками
You need to wash and slice the lemon. Slice the mushrooms.
chop – нарізувати, кришити
Peel and chop the onion.
grill – смажити на грилі
Let’s grill the chicken. I like grilled fish.
mix – перемішувати
Mix eggs, milk and sugar.
pour – лити, наливати
Pour some water into the saucepan. Pour me some lemonade, please.
bake – випікати
My granny often bakes pies. Mum is going to bake a cake for the party.
boil – кип’ятити, варити
To make tea you must first boil some water. Boil the meat for an hour.
mash – розминати
Shall I mash these boiled potatoes? Do you like mashed potatoes?
decorate – прикрашати
We need to decorate the salad. Can you decorate a cake?
add – додавати
Don’t forget to add some olive oil and salt.
fry – смажити
My dad often fries fish. Do you prefer boiled or fried meat? Do you like fried potatoes?
roast – смажити, пекти
Americans roast turkey for Thanksgiving dinner. The British have roasted turkey for Christmas.
fill – наповнювати
I filled the kettle with water. To make cabbage rolls, fill cabbage leaves with minced meat, some vegetables and rice.
serve – подавати
They served lemonade instead of apple cider. Serve borshch with sour cream and pampushkas with garlic. You may serve cabbage rolls with tomato juice or sour cream.
set (set, set) the table / lay (laid, laid) the table – накривати на стіл
I help my mother to set the table for dinner. They set and decorated the table for the party.
Task 1. Write how to make one of your favourite dishes.
- To make … first …
- Then …
- Afterwards …
- Next …
- Finally …
Enjoy your meal!
Task 2. Do you often go on a picnic? Do you like picnicking? What food do you usually take with you? Do you cook anything on a picnic?
Write about a day you went on a picnic. Say:
- when you went
- who you went with
- what food you took with you / cooked
- where you stayed
- what you did there
My family and I always go on a picnic in summer. I like picnicking especially when we go fishing. We usually take food and drinks with us: meat, fish, cookies, vegetables, tea, coffee, etc. We always cook meat or fish on a picnic and dad is a chef.
Yesterday my family and our friends went on a picnic. We were on the river beach. We took some bread, cucumbers, tomatoes and marinated meat. My dad cooked shish kebab and I helped him. I think that shish kebab is the most delicious meat. We enjoyed fishing, swimming, playing games and having fun together. Going on picnics is my favourite activity in summer.
Hi,I’m Liza and I want to tell you about my favorite dish.My favorite dish is an egg sandwich. And I want to tell you a recipe of it.
At first you take a slice of bread cut a hole in it. Then put it on the heated frying pan, and immediatly break an egg into the hole. Fry it on both sides. After that put slices of tomatoes, cheese, ham and lettuce on it. Finally, put another toast on top. I usually cook such sandwiches at the weekends for breakfast for the whole family. You may serve your egg sandwiches with orange juice.
Enjoy your meal!
My family and I sometimes go on a picnic in summer. I like picnicking. We usually take some meat, drinks, fruit, vegetables, bread, sausages. We always cook shish kebab on a picnic.
Last week I went on a picnic with my parents and relatives. We took some meat, juice, cucumbers and tomatoes. We cooked shish kebab. We all took part in cooking. We stayed near the river. We went fishing and played ball. We had fun together.
I often go on a picnic with my friends in summer.I like picnicking. And I usually take some chips, pizza and fizzy drinks on them. We like making cocktails with marmelade, effervescent candies and fizzy drinks very much.
Last summer my friends and I had a picnic on the hill, which is a very popular hang-out among teenagers in our town. We brought pizza, fizzy drinks, fries and ice-cream. And we brought some cushions and a picnic blanket with us. We took many funny photos, talked about life, went skateboarding and had fun.
I like picnics!
My favorite sandwich is salmon sandwich. And I want to tell you how to make it.
First spread your slice of bread with filadelphia cheese. After that put sliced salmon, avocado, chopped cilantro, sesame and add nut sauce. Put another toast on top of the sandwich.
When my family and I go on picnics I sometimes make such sandwiches.
Enjoy your meal!
My family and I sometimes go on a picnic in summer. I like picnicking. We always take sandwiches, pears, apples and oranges. We always make sandwiches on a picnic. Last week I went on a picnic with my family. We took some fish, tomatoes, bread and bacon. We made sandwiches. We stayed in the park. We played in the playground and played hide-and-seek. We had fun.