Learn IELTS Vocabulary by watching TED talks. Key terms, collocations and even possible Task 2 questions are listed.

IELTS TOPIC VOCABULARY: HEALTH

Listen to this great talk on food production and consumption, write down what you learn, try to summarise what he says. What would be the essay question regarding this topic?

Try mine:

Over the last 100 years food diets have changed considerably. Some argue we have sacrificed health over convenience, others say we are have the richest diets ever. What do you think? Give reasons and examples to support your answer.

Specific vocabulary terms:

SOY, CORN, CEREAL

FAST FOOD

HOME COOKING

AGRIBUSINESS

CHICKEN NUGGETS

NUTRIENTS

JUNK FOOD

OVER-CONSUMPTION

ORGANIC FOOD

FARM MADE SALMON

Collocations: family dinner, global warming, energy production, health crisis, food pyramid, organic food, disease reduction.

Title: Mark Bittman: What’s wrong with what we eat

 

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