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Here you are at the Herbs and Spices Department

Which is Which?

Choose the answer you think is correct. You can find the answers to the activity by looking under, "Do you know these herbs and spices in English?"


1. It is a bean used mainly in sweet foods.

    vanilla

    cloves

    garlic

2. The fresh leaves of this herb are used in chicken and meat and many other foods.

    basil

    rosemary

    thyme

3. The leaves of this herb are used to make pesto.

    mint

    basil

    rosemary

4. It has a strong odour.

    bay leaf

    cinnamon

    garlic

5. There are two kinds and it is used by almost everyone.

    cloves

    pepper

    cinnamon

6. It comes from the bark of a tree and has a sweet taste and nice scent.

    cloves

    saffron

    cinnamon

7. It has no real taste. It is used to colour food.

    saffron

    vanilla

    rosemary

8. This herb has a nice aroma and flavour and it is used to make tea.

    basil

    mint

    rosemary

9. This spice is used to cure toothaches.

    cloves

    cinnamon

    coriander

10. This herb has a strong flavour and should be used sparingly.

    basil

    rosemary

    thyme

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