FOOD CHOICES (LESSON A (UNCOUNTABLE NOUS: a little, very little, less,…
UNCOUNTABLE NOUS: a little, very little, less, much.
We have a little butter in the fridge.
There's very little food.
I'm trying to eat less fat.
There´s not much food in the house.
COUNTABLE NOUS: a few, very few, fewer and many.
We have a few slices of cheese.
We eat very few frozen meals.
There aren´t many vegetables.
a carton of juice: two cartons of juice.
WEIGHTS AND MEASURES
a literof/ a quart of.
a Kilo of/ a pound of
1 liter 1.1 quarts
1 kilo: 2.2 pounds.
About eating habits using expressions like: a bottle of, a little, a few, very little, and very few.
GRAMMAR: too, too much, too many and enough
too/ too much/ to many
With nouns: I ate too much food/ to many fries.
As pronouns: I ate too much/ too many.
With adjetives: He´s too full.
With adverbs: She eats too slowly.
With verbs: She talks too much.
EXPRESSIONS FOR ANOTHER PERSON TO DECIDE:
Either one(is fine).
Either way (is fine).
Whatever you're having.
Whichever is easier(for you).
Whatever you prefer.
YOU CAN USE EXPRESSIONS LIKE THESE TO REFUSE OFFERS OF FOOD AND DRINK POLITELY.
No, thanks. Maybe later.
No, thanks. I'm fine. Really.
I'm Ok for now. But thanks.
You can introduce examples with: