Snacks and desserts in Britain

Vocabulary exercises to help learn words for some snacks and desserts in Britain.

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Soumis par ptngiau le ven 02/09/2022 - 04:35


I like biscuits, crackers, chocolate cake, crisps, cake, ice cream, pie and cupcakes but I often eat fruits for dessert.
Where I live, one of the snacks is 'chè' that is often cooked with water, sugar, a kind of bean and juice of coco. ('Chè' is a Vietnamese word).

Soumis par nadyanightingale le mer 23/03/2022 - 16:36


I do like sweets so much, unfortunately. Because I notice that I' really upset when there's very little sweets at home. It could be called also obsession I guess. I can't get used to reduce sugar in my menu. I very hope that it will be the case when my parental leave is over.

Soumis par mostafa99 le mar 09/11/2021 - 23:42


I like to eat crisps with every breakfast meal and also i like to eat biscuits between lectures in university because it fulfil my energy to stay focused

Soumis par Andrea Valencia le dim 23/05/2021 - 23:31

I like to eat chocolate and potato chips, I like cookies too. Where I live the typical snacks are potato chips and nuts.

Soumis par ANOUAR le jeu 04/03/2021 - 09:12

I'd like to eat for desert fruits, pie and chocolate cake. In our country we eat all the kind of dessert "cakes, crackers, chocolate cake, pie, nuts" and sometimes cupcakes.
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Soumis par Optimist le dim 22/11/2020 - 19:43

I like ice cream , pie and dark chocolate .

Soumis par Htet Wint Thu Aung le dim 11/10/2020 - 14:29

I like eating ice cream, cake , crisps. In my country, foods like nuts, crisps are eaten as desserts.

Soumis par Pola le sam 05/09/2020 - 16:48

Iam like the ice cream chocolate and vanilla with chocolate sauce, l love it. The snacks which I like eat it some biscuits and nuts .

Soumis par Asni le jeu 30/07/2020 - 23:37

For dessert, I like to eat anything that has chocolate like chocolate cake, chocolate biscuits or a piece of chocolate. About typical snacks, I'm not really sure, I see people eating muffins, cakes, chips, even sandwishes as a snack.


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Soumis par RixNguyen (non vérifié) le mar 09/06/2020 - 15:56

I often eat fruit, yogurt or ice cream for dessert. where I live the popular snacks is potato chip bags and nuts.

Soumis par thuy02102000 le lun 18/05/2020 - 08:28

I usually enjoy some kind of fruit for my desert after lunch or dinner. Some of fruits I like is mango, banana, guava, apple, watermelon, .... I pretty don't like eat snacks especially cookies, or biscuits because I think it is hard for me to eat. But I like eating cupcake because it is tiny, soft, has cream,....
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Soumis par OlaIELTS le lun 18/05/2020 - 03:05

I would like to take pie and ice cream for dessert. The typical snacks where i live includes biscuits, crackers, fish roll, buns, nuts, crisps, puffs, donut and so on.

Soumis par Alexis GG le lun 11/05/2020 - 19:00

Typical snacks in my country are cheese with bread and sometimes slice of ham with a glass of wine for apperitive. But there are also a lot of kind of crackers like bretzels for example. I do like desserts but I prefer main meals. At this time my favourite is Paris-Brest, but I have to buy it because it's hard to cook. I often cook pancakes and crepes or chocolat cake. I have to try more like pies with different fruits.

Soumis par marzieh le ven 01/05/2020 - 18:51

I do like to eat for dessert the ice cream and pie. the typical snacks in my country are ice cream and crisps.

Soumis par FRANCY JACQUEL… le mar 21/04/2020 - 20:54

I like eat pies, cupcakes, for birthday i prefer cake. In Colombia, we usually prepare cakes with fruits, various recipes for cakes, cookies, we eat a lot of ice cream in the parks.

Soumis par Dariusz le mer 01/04/2020 - 01:05

For dessert I like to eat most crisps and cake. The most typical snacks in my country are chips.

Hello bud,

In British English, 'biscuits' are a sweet, baked food. In American English, these are called 'cookies'. In American English, a biscuit is a kind of bread, usually about the size of a cupcake and eaten with gravy.

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Soumis par Sabrasriya le lun 17/02/2020 - 13:00

I like to eat biscuit for dessert. I live in Srilanka.

Soumis par JTEROBA le ven 21/06/2019 - 04:50

I prefer nuts and sometimes ice cream. In my city there are a lot of desserts such as borrachitos, tortas de santa clara and camotes, however I do not eat it.
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Soumis par mtalebi le sam 09/02/2019 - 04:52

I like to eat ice cream,chocolate, and cake. In my country, Iran, there are some desserts such as "Palode shirazi", "Halva lari", "Gaz Isfahan","Sohan Qom".

Soumis par ingenierocronos le mar 05/02/2019 - 14:30

Hi. I prefer eat deserts with less sugar, but sometimes i eat ice cream and cakes.
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Soumis par Stanley Alvarez le dim 27/01/2019 - 22:21

Hi!!! In my country, Colombia, It's usually eating cake or chocolate cake for dessert. But, It's more usually common drinking coffee after the meal!!!

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