CHAPTER 3 page Vocabulary Preview
a can of soup a jar of jam
a bottle of ketchup a box of cereal
a bag of flour a loaf of white bread
two loaves of whole wheat bread
a bunch of bananas a head of lettuce
a dozen eggs a pint of ice cream
a quart of orange juice a gallon of milk
a pound of meat
a half pound of cheese half a pound of cheese
page 20 Do we need anything from the supermarket?
A.Do we need anything from the supermarket?
B.Yes.We need a loaf of bread.
A.A loaf of bread? B.Yes.
A.Anything else? B.No.Just a loaf of bread.
Do exercise 1 to 9
page 21 How Much Does a Head of Lettuce Cost?
A.How much does a head of lettuce cost?
B.A dollar ninety-five.* ($1.95)
A DOLLAR NINETY-FIVE?! That's a lot of money!
B.You're right. Lettuce is very expensive this week.
A.How much does a pound of apples cost?
B.Tow eighty-nine ($2.89)
A.TOW EIGHTY-NINE?! That's a lot of money!
B.You're right.Apples are very expensive this week.
page 22 NOTHING TO EAT FOR DINNER
Joan got home late from work today,and she was hungry.
When she opened the refrigerator,she was very upset.
There was nothing to eat for dinner.
Joan sat down and wrote a shopping list.
She needed a head of lettuce,a bunch of carrots,a quart of milk,a dozen eggs,
two pounds of tomatoes,half a pound of chicken,and a loaf of bread.
Joan rushed out of the house and drove to the supermarket.
When she got there,she was very disappointed.There wasn't any lettuce.
There weren't any carrots.There wasn't any milk.
There weren't any eggs.There weren't any tomatoes.
There wasn't any chicken,and there wasn't any bread.
Joan was tired and upset.
In fact,she was so tired and upset that she lost her appetite,drove home,
didn't have dinner,and went to bed.
page 22 Listening
Listen and choose what the people are talking about.
page 23 What Would You Like?
A.What would you like for dessert?
B.I can't decide.What do you recommend?
A.I recommend our chocolate ice cream.Everybody says it's delicious.
B.Okay.Please give me a dish of chocolate ice cream.
A.What would you like for breakfast?
B.I can't decide. What do you recommend?
A.I recommend our scrambled eggs.Everybody says they're out of this world.
B.Okay.Please give me an order of scrambled eggs.
Do exercise 1 to 7
1.for lunch? Chicken Soup a bowl of
2.for breakfast? Pancakes an order of
3.for dessert? Apple Pie a piece of
4.to drink? Milk a galss of
5.for dessert? Strawberries a bowl of
6.to drink? Hot chocolate a cup of
7.for dessert? Vanilla Ice Cream a dish of
page 23 How to say it! Making a Recommendation about food
What do you recommend for breakfast?
I recommend the pancakes.
I suggest the pancakes.
page 25 AT THE CONTINENTAL RESTAURANT
Yesterday was Sherman and Dorothy Johnson's thirty-fifth wedding anniversary.
They went to the Continental Restaurant for dinner.
This restaurant is a very special place for Sherman and Dorothy
because they went there on their first date thirty-six years ago.
Sherman and Dorothy sat at a quiet,romantic table in the corner.
They looked at the menu,and then they ordered dinner.
For an appetizer,Dorothy ordered a bowl of vegetable soup,
and Sherman ordered a glass of tomato juice.
For the main course,Dorothy ordered baked chicken with rice,
and Sherman ordered broiled fish with potatoes.
For dessert,Dorothy ordered a piece of apple pie,
and Sherman ordered a bowl of strawberries.
Sherman and Dorothy enjoyed their dinner very much.
The soup was delicious and the tomato juice was fresh.
The chicken was wonderful,and the rice was tasty.
The fish was fantastic and the potatoes were excellent.
The apple pie was magnificent,and the strawberries were out of this world.
Sherman and Dorothy had a wonderful evening at the Continental Restaurant.
It was a very special anniversary.
page 26 Pronunciation of before consonants and vowels
Listen.Then say it.
a lowl of soup
a head of lettuce
a piece of apple pie
a bag of onions
Say it.Then listen.
a glass of milk.
a jar of jam.
a pound of oranges
a dish of ice cream.
page 27 side by side Gazette
In the past,people shopped for fruits,vegetables,bread,and meat
at small food stores and at open markets.
Before there were refrigerator,
it was difficult to keep food fresh for a long time,
so people shopped almost every day.
Life today is very different from the past.
Refrigerators keep food fresh so people don't have to shop every day.
people also have very busy lives.
They have time to shop for food only once or twice a week.
People shop for food in different kinds of places
-in small grocery stores,at large supermarkets,
and sometimes at enormous wholesale stores
that sell food and other items at very low prices.
Some people even shop on the Internet.
They order food online,and the company delivers it to their home.
And in many places around the world,
people still shop in little food stores and at open markets.
There are certainly many different ways for food these days!
page 27 Build your vocabulary! Ordering fast food
I'd like a hamburger,please.
I'd like a hot dog,please.
I'd like a sandwich,please.
I'd like a taco,please.
I'd like a bowl of chili,please.
I'd like a slice of pizza,please.
I'd like a donut,please.
I'd like a bagel,please.
I'd like a muffin,please.
page 28 Around the world Where people shop for food
People in different places shop for food in different ways.
These people shop for food at an open market.
This person buys a fresh loaf of bread every day at this bakery.
These people go to a big suermarket once a week.
Where do people shop for food in countries you know?
Where do you shop for food?
page 28 Global Exchange
Glen25:Hi,Maria.How are you today?I just had breakfast.
I had a glass of orange juice,a bowl of cereal,and a muffin.
At 12 noon I'm going to have lunch.
For lunch I usually have a sandwich and a glass of milk.
Our family's big meal of day is dinner.
We usually eat at about 6 p.m.
We usually have meat,chicken,or fish,rice or potatoes,and vegetables.
How about you?When do you usually eat?
What do you have?What's your big meal of the day?
MariaV:Hi,Glen.It's the middle of the afternoon here.
Our family just had aour big meal of the day.
Today we had meat,potatoes,and vegetables.
For breakfast I usually have a roll and a cup of hot chocolate.
We don't have a big dinner in the evening.
We usually have a snack early in the evening and a light supper at about 9:30.
page 28 Listening Attention.food shoppers!
Listen and match the products and the prices.