Beginner English | Basic Grammar

Do you cook much?

Daniel and Hana talk about how much they cook and how often they eat out.
Daniel: So Hana, tell me, do you cook much?

Hana: Yes, I always cook. I often cook with my roommate, and we always make Chinese of Japanese food. How about you?

Daniel: Well, I don’t really cook that often. I’m really busy during the week. So, I always just get something at the shop and get that. But, during the weekends, I always cook during the weekends because I really like making food. That’s what I do.

Hana: So, do you ever eat out?

Daniel: Only occasionally, because I’m really busy during the week, and I prefer cooking, so not really often. I don’t go out really often to eat. Whenever I’m tired, and I don’t have time to cook during the week, I go and eat out with a friend, so! And you?

Hana: Well, I always , so I normally go and eat out during the weekend with my friends or family.

Grammar Patterns


  • What do you usually cooK?
  • When do you normally eat lunch?
  • Where do you often go?

Yes / No Questions

  • Do you cook much?
  • Do you eat out often?
  • Do you ever order room service?

Positive Statements

  • I often eat at my desk.
  • I sometimes meet friends for drinks.
  • I rarely cook a big breakfast.

Negative Statements

  • I don't often go there.
  • I usually don't work late.
  • I don't ever fast food.
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