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EATING WELL !!

How healthy is your diet?

SOUND BITES (Before reading)


1) Where are the women?
In a cafeteria

2) In the second picture, what is the woman in the blue shirt doing?
Offering some chocolate cake to the woman in the striped shirt

3) Does the woman in the striped shirt want any cake?


No

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SOUND BITES
1) Is Terri on a diet now?
No

TERRI

2) Was she on a diet before?


Yes

3) Why was she on a diet?


To lose weight

4) Why did she stop dieting?


It was too much trouble.

IRIS

5) Does Iris always eat dessert?


No, not anymore.

6) Why doesnt she try some chocolate cake?


Shes on a diet.

ANOTHER WAY TO SAY


1) What in the world? What??? (Exaggerated way/surprised) 2) Want to try some? Do you want some (Offer food) 3) You only live once People should take advantage of opportunities and enjoy the pleasures of life !!!

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What food should you eat if You are trying to lose weight You are trying to gain weight

Where are they? What are they going to do?

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What is she offering him? What is wrong with him? Does he want to eat? Why not?

Listen to confirm your predictions!

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SOUND BITES
1) What do the people say about the food?
It looks great and smells delicious.

TERRI

2) Does the man eat chicken?


No

3) Why?
Hes a vegetarian.

4) Why do you think the woman apologizes?


Shes sorry she didnt cook something else.

ANOTHER WAY TO SAY


1) Help yourself: Come on! Dont be shy. Dont be formal! Take what youd like 2) Ill pass: I wont have this.

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I dont care for broccoli I dont like broccoli

Coffee doesnt agree with me


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Im a vegetarian

Im trying to lose weight / Im on a diet


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Im avoiding sugar.

Im allergic to chocolate
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Use the new expressions:


I dont care for.. Im allergic to. Im avoiding. ..doesnt agree with me.

Do you know someone who is on a diet or trying to lose weight? Do you know any vegetarian? Whats his/her diet like?

PAIR WORK
a. Isnt Jane a vegetarian? b. Dont they have two sons? c. Dont you love Italian food? d. Wasnt that a terrible dinner? e. Arent you going to have cake? f. Hasnt he finished eating yet? Yes, she is. No, they dont. They have three. Yes. Its delicious. Actually, I disagree. I liked it. Im sorry. Im on a diet. I know. Kevins a slow eater.

Which questions above are examples of each of the following? Write the letters of the questions in the blanks. 1. When you want someone to agree with you: C, D 2. To express surprise: E, F 3. To check information you think is true: A,B

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Express surprise. You are on the street and you see a very beautiful woman or a handsome man. You ask your friend:

Isnt that _____?

Look for agreement: You think the TV show you are watching is boring. You ask your friend:

Isnt it boring?

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Express surprise. You saw your friend eating a lot of chocolate cake but you think she was on a diet. You ask your friend:

Werent you on a diet?

Check information you think is true. You met someone at a party yesterday. Later, you were talking a lot and you discovered that person was married. Today, you dont remember anything because you drank heavily (as usual). You want to ask another friend if he/she is married.

Isnt he/she married?

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Look at these examples of statements with Why dont . . . ? Why dont you have some more cake? Thanks. Why dont we go out to eat? Good idea. FIGURE IT OUT . . . When do we use Why dont . . . ? Complete this grammar rule. Use Why dont . . . ? to: Make an offer or suggestion. ________________________________.

Make an offer or suggestion. Your guests are looking at the food hungrily. You want to suggest them to go ahead and have some food now. You ask them:

Why dont you start eating?

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