Kitchen UtensilsThe following page has learning games and example sentences using the following 17 words from the "kitchen utensils" category:
Pairs: getting ready...
- Your mission is to pair pictures with their correct titles in as few a clicks as possible.
- Click on a card to turn it. Next, try to find its partner by clicking on a second card. (If you fail to find a match with your second click, both cards will turn again.)
- This is a memory game as well as a vocabulary-learning game.
- Click on your first card to start. Good luck!
a pair of long-handled, pincer-like kitchen utensils used for gripping, flipping, or serving food
- Tongs are like big, strong tweezers for picking up food.
- We use tongs to grab hot things from the grill.
- Tongs have two arms that you squeeze to hold things.
- She used tongs to turn the sizzling sausages on the grill.
- Tongs are essential for safely handling hot items in the kitchen.
- He picked up the salad greens with tongs to create a serving platter.
a kitchen tool with thin wires or metal loops used for blending, whipping, and stirring ingredients
- A whisk is a tool for stirring and making things fluffy.
- We use a whisk to mix eggs until they're nice and bubbly.
- A whisk looks like a bunch of wires with a handle.
- She whisked the eggs vigorously to create a fluffy omelette.
- A whisk is handy for incorporating air into batters and sauces.
- He used a whisk to make smooth and lump-free gravy.
a kitchen utensil made of wood, typically with a long handle and a flat, rounded end, used for stirring and mixing
- A wooden spoon is a spoon made of wood for stirring and mixing.
- We stir soup with a wooden spoon to make it tasty.
- A wooden spoon is strong and doesn't scratch pots.
- She stirred the soup with a wooden spoon to prevent scratching the pot.
- A wooden spoon is a traditional choice for making sauces and soups.
- He used a wooden spoon to gently fold the chocolate chips into the cookie dough.
an electric kitchen appliance with rotating blades used for blending, purÃ©eing, and mixing ingredients
- A blender is a machine that makes things smooth and creamy.
- We use a blender to make yummy fruit smoothies.
- A blender has sharp blades inside a big cup.
- They used a blender to make a smooth and creamy fruit smoothie.
- Blenders are versatile for making soups, smoothies, and sauces.
- He blended fresh vegetables to create a nutritious green juice.
a flat, sturdy surface, often made of wood or plastic, used for chopping, slicing, and cutting food
- A chopping board is a flat board for cutting up food.
- We chop veggies on a board with a knife.
- Chopping boards can be made of wood or plastic.
- She placed the vegetables on the chopping board before dicing them.
- A clean chopping board is essential for food safety and hygiene.
- He used a wooden chopping board to prepare the ingredients for stir-fry.
a handheld kitchen appliance with motor-driven beaters or whisks used for fast and efficient mixing
- An electric whisk is like a magic stirring machine.
- We use it to mix cake batter super fast.
- An electric whisk has spinning beaters.
- She used an electric whisk to whip the cream for the dessert.
- An electric whisk is a time-saving tool for making meringue and frosting.
- He adjusted the speed of the electric whisk to achieve the desired consistency.
a flat, shallow cooking vessel with a handle, used for frying, sautÃ©ing, and cooking various dishes
- A frying pan is a flat pan for cooking pancakes and eggs.
- We cook bacon in a frying pan until it's crispy.
- A frying pan has a handle for flipping food.
- She heated the frying pan to sear the marinated chicken thighs.
- A non-stick frying pan is great for cooking eggs and pancakes.
- He used a cast-iron frying pan to achieve a perfect sear on the steak.
a kitchen appliance designed to extract juice from fruits and vegetables, often equipped with a cone or reamer
- A juicer is a machine that squishes juice from fruits.
- We use a juicer to make fresh orange juice.
- A juicer squeezes fruits and makes yummy drinks.
- They used a citrus juicer to make fresh orange juice for breakfast.
- A juicer is a convenient tool for creating homemade fruit and veggie juices.
- He juiced a combination of apples and carrots for a healthy morning drink.
a container with a spout and a handle, used for boiling water, often powered by electricity or stovetop heat
- A kettle is like a fast water-boiling machine.
- We use a kettle to make hot water for tea or noodles.
- A kettle has a spout and heats water quickly.
- She filled the kettle with water and switched it on for a cup of tea.
- A kettle is a quick and efficient way to heat water for hot beverages.
- He used an electric kettle with adjustable temperature settings for brewing different types of tea.
a cutting tool with a sharp blade, used for slicing, dicing, chopping, and various food preparation tasks
- A knife is a sharp tool for cutting food into pieces.
- We use a knife to cut bread and veggies.
- A knife has a sharp edge and helps in the kitchen.
- She carefully sliced the ripe tomatoes with a sharp knife.
- A chef's knife is an essential tool for professional and home cooks.
- He honed the knife before carving the roast to ensure precise cuts.
a long-handled spoon with a deep, rounded bowl, used for serving soups, stews, and sauces
- A ladle is a big spoon with a long handle for serving soup.
- We use a ladle to scoop soup into bowls.
- A ladle helps pour soup without spilling.
- She used a ladle to transfer the hearty chili into bowls for dinner.
- A ladle is a practical utensil for portioning and serving liquid dishes.
- He ladled the rich gravy over the roast turkey during the holiday meal.
a set of graduated spoons used for accurately measuring small quantities of ingredients in cooking and baking
- Measuring spoons are like little scoops for getting just the right amount of ingredients.
- We use measuring spoons to add sugar and spices to recipes.
- Measuring spoons come in different sizes for measuring things.
- She used measuring spoons to add precise amounts of spices to the recipe.
- Measuring spoons ensure consistent results in recipes that require exact measurements.
- He leveled off the ingredients in the measuring spoons to ensure accuracy.
an electric kitchen appliance with rotating beaters or paddles used for mixing, whipping, and beating ingredients
- A mixer is like a super-fast beater for mixing things together.
- We use a mixer to make cake batter smooth and fluffy.
- A mixer has spinning beaters and buttons for speed.
- They used a hand mixer to create fluffy whipped cream for dessert.
- A stand mixer is a versatile tool for kneading dough and mixing batters.
- He adjusted the speed of the mixer to achieve the desired texture for the cake batter.
pestle and mortar
a set of two tools used for grinding and crushing spices, herbs, and other food ingredients
- A pestle and mortar are like a special set for crushing and grinding spices.
- We use a mortar and pestle to make yummy spice mixes.
- A mortar is a bowl, and a pestle is a heavy stick.
- She ground fresh peppercorns using a pestle and mortar for the sauce.
- A pestle and mortar are essential for releasing the flavors of whole spices.
- He used a mortar and pestle to crush garlic and herbs for a flavorful marinade.
a deep, round, or cylindrical cooking container with handles and a lid, used for boiling, simmering, and stewing
- A pot is a big, round cooking pot with a lid for making things like soup and pasta.
- We cook spaghetti in a pot with boiling water.
- Pots come in different sizes for cooking different things.
- She cooked a hearty vegetable soup in a large, stainless steel pot.
- Pots are versatile for making pasta, soups, and one-pot dishes.
- He used a Dutch oven pot for slow-cooking a tender pot roast.
a cylindrical kitchen tool used for flattening and shaping dough for baking, often made of wood or metal
- A rolling pin is like a big, heavy stick for flattening dough.
- We use a rolling pin to make pizza and cookies flat.
- A rolling pin rolls dough into a nice shape for baking.
- She rolled out the pastry dough with a wooden rolling pin to make pie crust.
- A rolling pin is essential for achieving uniform thickness in baked goods.
- He dusted the rolling pin with flour to prevent sticking while rolling out the pizza dough.
a small kitchen appliance used for toasting slices of bread by exposing them to radiant heat
- A toaster is a machine that makes bread all toasty and yummy.
- We put bread in the toaster for quick and crispy toast.
- A toaster has a place for bread and makes it brown.
- They toasted slices of bread in the toaster for a quick breakfast.
- A toaster is a convenient tool for making crispy toast and bagels.
- He adjusted the browning setting on the toaster to achieve his preferred level of toastiness.
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