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Ordering food Ag òrdachadh biadh

Would you like potatoes? (plural / polite)Am bu toigh leibh buntàta?

Look out for the following pieces of vocabulary in this clip.

am bu toigh leibh …? – would you like … ? (plural/polite)

am bu toigh leibh peasraichean? – would you like peas? (plural/polite)

bu toil – I would (to answer am bu toigh... ?)

cha bu toil – I would not (to answer am bu toigh... ?)

brot – soup

feòil – meat

glasraich – vegetables

measan – fruit

aran – bread

càise – cheese

ìm – butter

To ask in general what someone would like:

dè bu toigh leibh? - what would you like? (plural/polite)

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EnglishBeurla
Female Staff Am bu toigh leibh buntàta? Would you like potatoes?
Female Customer Bu toil.
Tha sin gu leòr, tapadh leibh.
Yes.
That’s plenty, thank you.
Female Staff Am bu toigh leibh currain? Would you like carrots?
Female Customer Bu toil. Yes.
Female Staff Am bu toigh leibh peasraichean? Would you like peas?
Female Customer Bu toil, tapadh leibh. Yes, thank you.
Male Customer Halò. Hello.
Female Staff Am bu toigh leibh buntàta? Would you like potatoes?
Male Customer Bu toil. Yes.
Female Staff Peasraichean? Peas?
Male Customer Beagan. A little.
Female Staff Am bu toigh leibh currain? Would you like carrots?
Male Customer Cha bu toil, tapadh leibh. No, thank you.
Female Staff Am bu toigh leibh buntàta? Would you like potatoes?
Female Customer 2 Cha bu toil. No.
Female Staff Am bu toigh leibh peasraichean? Would you like peas?
Female Customer 2 Bu toil. Yes.
Female Staff Currain? Carrots?
Female Customer 2 Beagan, mas e ur toil e. A few, please.