two women shopping

How can you help your students develop their speaking skills when they are away from the classroom? One way is to encourage them to speak with shop assistants when out shopping. 

This lesson is about going shopping for food; it develops the students' vocabulary of food containers and collocations and gives them the confidence to ask for food items in a shop.

Topic:   Food & shopping

Time:   60 minutes +


  • To enable students to ask for food and drink items in a shop
  • To develop students’ vocabulary of food containers and collocations

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