Tuesday, 29 November 2011

Kristen Stewart: Dining out in London!



Kristen Stewart on Food, Drink, and places in London!

Places
Question: Do you like Traditional pubs or Modern Gastropubs?
Kristen Stewart Answer:  Oh, traditional pubs, definitely.

Question: What’s your favorite London hangout?
Kristen Stewart:  I’ve had some really good roast dinners … the “Swan & Edgar” (name of restaurant) in Marylebone.

Food and Drink
Question: Do you prefer a Sausage sandwich or bacon butty?
Kristen Stewart:  Bacon butty. 

Question: How do you feel about beans on toast?
Kristen Stewart:  I love beans on toast.

Question: What do you like for dinner?
Kristen Stewart:  Chicken or lamb.

Question: What’s your pub drink?
Kristen Stewart:  It’s a pound

Question: How do you take your tea?
Kristen Stewart:  With milk and a little bit of honey

British and American Expressions

A hangout =  a place to relax, talk, eat, drink, to get together with people informally
(British/American Expression)

A bacon butty = bacon on a bun
(British Expression)

Modern Gastropubs = restaurant in a pub
(British/American Expression)

a pound = a drink that costs one pound to purchase in a pub
(British Expression)


 
Practice Idea
Kristen Stewart in London, has changed some of her American tastes to British tastes.  This interview style is short and brief to attain lots of information quickly.  Moreover, the questions are simple and not too ‘deep’ in nature.  This type of information is comfortable for everyone to talk about. Try this out with your friends.  It is a good and fun way to find fun and delicious differences in personal tastes and cultures.  Also, it is a nice way to practice or review questions concerning people’s preferences.
Have fun! And talk, talk, talk!

Speaking Style
Question 1: Do you like Traditional pubs or Modern Gastropubs?
Kristen Stewart Answer 1:  Oh, traditional pubs, definitely.

Question 2: Do you prefer a Sausage sandwich or bacon butty?
Kristen Stewart 2:  Bacon butty.

Question 3: How do you take your tea?
Kristen Stewart 3:  With milk and a little bit of honey.

Question 4: How do you feel about beans on toast?
Kristen Stewart 4:  I love beans on toast.

Question 5: What do you like for dinner?
Kristen Stewart 5:  Chicken or lamb.

Question 6: What’s your favorite London hangout?
Kristen Stewart 6:  I’ve had some really good roast dinners … the Swan & Edgar in Marylebone.


Practice Speaking Style

Question 1: Do you like pubs or nightclubs?
Kristen Stewart Answer 1:  Oh, nightclubs definitely.

Question 2: Do you prefer a burger or pizza?
Kristen Stewart 2:  Pizza.

Question 3: How do you like your coffee?
Kristen Stewart 3:  With a little bit of cream.

Question 4: How do you feel about sushi?
Kristen Stewart 4:  I love sushi.

Question 5: What do you like for breakfast?
Kristen Stewart 5:  Just toast and juice.

Question 6: What’s your favorite California hangout?
Kristen Stewart 6:  I’ve had some really good Italian dinners … Il Ristorante di Giorgio Baldi in Santa Monica.


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