Materi Bahasa Inggris: Food

Materi Bahasa Inggris: Food

Materi Bahasa Inggris: Food

Materi Bahasa Inggris: Food

Food is any nutritious substance that people or animals eat or drink or that plants absorb in order to maintain life and growth. There are six types of food:

  1. Vegetable: a plant or part of plant used as food
  2. Meat: the flesh of an animal as food
  3. Fish: a cold-blooded vertebrate animal with gills and fins, living wholly in water
  4. Seafood: shellfish and sea fish served as food
  5. Herbs: any plant with leaves, seeds or flowers used for flavoring, food, medicine or perfume
  6. Spices: an aromatic or pungent vegetable substance used to flavor food

Flavour of food consists of some types, such as:

  1. Sweet: having the pleasant taste characteristic of sugar or honey
  2. Bitter: having a sharp, pungent taste or smell (not sweet)
  3. Sour: having an acid taste like lemon or vinegar
  4. Hot: having a burning sensation in the mouth
  5. Mild: not sharp or strong in flavor
  6. Bland: lacking flavour or seasoning
  7. Salty: tasting of salt
  8. Sugary: tasting of sugar

Ways of cooking food consist of five ways:

  1. Boil: way to cook by reach the temperature at which it bubbles and turns to vapor
  2. Fry: cook food or be cooked in hot fat or oil
  3. Bake: cook food by dry heat without direct exposure to a flame
  4. Roast: process to cook food by subjecting it to intense heat
  5. Grill: way to cook by gridiron a food on an open fire


Absorb = menyerap

Lack = kekurangan

Acid = asam

Maintain = memelihara

Bubble = gelembung

Plant = tumbuhan

Fin = sirip

Pleasant = sedap

Flame = kobaran api

Pungent = pedas

Flavor = rasa

Sharp = tajam

Flesh = daging

Shellfish = sejenis kerang

Gill = insang

Substance = zat

Gridiron = alat panggang

Vapor = uap

Heat = pemanasan

Vinegar = cuka


Waiter              : Good afternoon, are you ready to order?
Customer         : Yes, please.
Waiter              : Would you like an appetizer?
Customer         : Yes, I’d like a corn soup.
Waiter              : And what would you like for a main course?
Customer         : I’ll have the tenderloin beef steak.
Waiter              : Would you like anything to drink?
Customer         : Yes, I’d like a glass of milkshake, please.
Waiter              : Can I bring you anything else?
Customer         : May I see the dessert menu?
Waiter              : Certainly.
Customer         : What do you recommend?
Waiter              : The white pudding. It’s delicious.
Customer         : Okay, I’ll have the pudding. Also, may I have the bill please?
Waiter              : Certainly


Appetizer = menu pembuka

Egg = Telur

Pie = Kue pai

Beef = Daging sapi

Fish = Ikan

Plate = piring

Bowl = Mangkuk

Fork = garpu

Potato chips = Keripik kentang

Bread = Roti

Fruits = Buah-buahan

Rice = Nasi

Breakfast = sarapan pagi

Glass = gelas

Salt = Garam

Cereal = sereal

Juice = Jus

Sandwich = Roti isi

Cheese = keju

Ketchup = Kecap

Sauce = Saus

Chicken = Daging ayam

Appetizer = menu pembuka

Sausage = Sosis

Chopsticks = sumpit

Knife = pisau

Shrimp = Udang

Coffee = Kopi

Lunch = makan siang

Soup = Sup

Coke = Minuman soda

Main course = menu utama

Sugar = Gula

Crackers = Biskuit asin

Milkshake = Susu kocok

Table spoon = Sendok makan

Cup = cangkir

Napkin = serbet

Tea = Teh

Dessert = menu penutup

Noodle = Mie

Tea spoon = Sendok teh

Dinner = makan malam

Oatmeal = Bubur gandum

Toast = Roti panggang

Drinking water = Air minum

Pancake = Panekuk

Vegetables = Sayuran