Conversation Activity for Cooking Vocabulary

This is a conversation between a father and son who are going to cook dinner. Tab between answers. The definitions of the words used in the audio are found at: Cooking Expressions Other practice worksheets are found at the bottom of the page. To see the script for what you will hear click on: Script

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  1. What is the dad going to make tonight? a) fried chicken b) chicken c) a quick meal d) diced vegetables
  2. What is the dad going to do with the chicken tonight? a) fry it b) nothing c) thaw it out d) bake it in the oven
  3. The father is going to use a lemon sauce to _________ the chicken. a) bake b) fry c) dice d) marinate
  4. The father is going to _______ the vegetables. a) dice b) bake c) fry d) marinate
  5. What is the father going to add a "pinch" of? a) garlic b) lemon sauce c) carrots d) chicken
  6. The father is going to put the chicken and vegetables together on the oven to ___________. a) dice b) simmer c) fry d) bake
  7. What is the son going to do with the water for the pasta? a) strain it b) bring it to a boil c) dice it d) drink it
  8. The son is also going to __________ some garlic bread. a) whip up b) boil c) dice d) heat up