Categoria "Phrasal Verbs"

Phrasal Verbs e Comida

Inspirados nas aulas de culinária em inglês durante esta semana, resolvemos compartilhar alguns Phrasal Verbs relacionados à comida.

  • Bolt down – To eat your food very quickly.

“Susan only has 15 minutes to eat lunch so she bolts it down really fast”

  • Whip up - To produce or prepare (a meal) very quickly.

“Toni loves cooking so every day he whips up a delicious supper for his wife and kids”

  • Pig out - To eat a lot of food at one time.

“Jamie had been on a diet all week, so during the weekend he pigged out on fast food”

  • Pick up – The act of going somewhere to get a person or thing that you will then take to another place

“There’s nothing in the fridge so I will pick some sandwiches up from the shop”

  • Chop up – To cut into pieces, usually with several sharp blows.

“If you want to help me, please chop up these vegetables for the stew ”

  • Cut out - To stop doing (something)

“My Dad has very high cholesterol, so he has cut out eggs and dairy from his diet”

  • Cut back – To do less of (something)

“You eat too much salt, you should cut back on salty foods”

  • Knock back - To drink or swallow (an alcoholic drink) quickly

“When John got to the bar he inmediately asked for a big whiskey and knocked it back”

  • Eat out – To eat away from home, usually in a restaurant.

“When I don’t want to cook, my boyfriend and I eat out at a restaurant”

  • Fry up – The act of frying a meal, especially breakfast.

“On Sundays my Mum always prepares a fry up – eggs, bacon, beans and toast. Yum!”