Improve your vocabulary and pronunciation in just six minutes! Would you eat a cricket doughnut? Food made from bugs is a growing trend in the Western world. Insects are an alternative source of food and experts say they’re filled with lots of good nutrients. Neil and Sam discuss this strange menu and teach you related vocabulary.
This week’s question:
What type of food is sometimes known as ‘priest chokers’?
Listen to the programme to find out the answer.
the practice of eating insects
mix of different styles
an uphill struggle
needs a lot of effort to achieve
long-lasting attitude that is difficult to change
having an emotional reaction rather than one based on fact or reason
doing something in a way that can last for a long time and is good for the environment
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