Hot pot is very popular inChina. People put a metal pot in the middle of the dining table, while the water in the pot is boiling, ingredients(配料)are put into it and cooked on the table. Hot pot dishes are usually thinly sliced(刨切)beef, pork, chicken, lamb, leaf vegetables, tofu and seafood. Many Chinese people like eating hot pot. Liu Yang is one of them.
Liu Yang went to university inEngland. Three days ago, he arrived there. He had three days of hamburgers, sandwiches and potatoes. Yesterday he was very excited when he heard that there was going to be a meal of hotpot to welcome the new students.
He went into the restaurant and sat next to an American girl. To his surprise, he saw potatoes and bread in front of him. Where was the hot pot?
When she saw Liu Yang was very surprised, the American girl introduced him that hotpot is NOT hot pot.Chinahas hot pot in two words but English hotpot is written in one word.
Hotpot is made from meat, potatoes and onions. People put them in the oven on a low heat all day. It is easy to cook.
Hotpot tastes fine. But Liu Yang still misses hot pot, two words!
1.Liu Yang went to England _______.
A.to study in a university
B.to see an American girl
C.to eat some English food
2.Liu Yang was very excited because ______.
A.he wanted to have a meal of hotpot
B.he expected to eat his favorite hot pot
C.he hoped to cook a meal for his new friends
3.Hot pot is made from _______.
A.hamburgers, sandwiches and potatoes.
B.meat, potatoes and onions
C.sliced meat and leaf vegetables, tofu and seafood.
4.The underlined word “misses” here means________.
B.fails to eat
C.keeps thinking about
5.We can learn from the passage that ________.
A.hot pot is different from hotpot
B.hot pot is much more delicious than hotpot
C.hot pot is cooked in the same way as hotpot