Cheese conversation questions

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Do you eat cheese?
  • How many different types of cheese can you name?
    • Which cheeses come from which countries?
    • Which come from your country?
  • Do you eat cheese?
    • How much cheese do you eat per week?
    • Is cheese good for you?
    • How much cheese is too much cheese?
  • Do you have a favourite cheese?
  • Do you prefer mild young cheese or strong mature cheese?
    • (bonus question: Is your preference for cheese anything like your personal preferences in your personal life? Would you prefer to date a mild young person or a strong mature person?)
  • Have you tried cheese and pineapple on cocktail sticks?
  • Do you like blue cheese like Stilton?
  • Which dishes contain cheese?
  • Have you ever given or been given cheese as a gift?
  • Rank these sandwiches from best to worst: a) Cheese b) Cheese and onion c) Cheese and tomato d) Cheese and pickle e) Cheese and chutney f) cheese and ham g) cheese and cucumber.
  • Do you know how cheese is made? How is it made?
    • Do you eat cheese that is made with animal rennet?
  • Are dairy cows treated humanely?
    • What can be done to improve conditions for dairy cows?
  • Do you eat, or have you tried vegan cheese (i.e. cheese not made with milk)? What did you think?
  • Do you know any cheese-based jokes?
    • (e.g. what do you call cheese that doesn't belong to you? - Nacho cheese)
    • (e.g. What did the cheese say to the mirror? Halloumi)
  • In English we often "say cheese" when taking a photo. What do you say in your language?
Do you think you would be brave enough to try cheese-rolling?
  • Have you seen the ancient English sport of cheese rolling?
    • Would you be brave enough to try?

Idioms[edit | edit source]

  • Do you know any cheese-based idioms?
  • "My brothers are as like chalk and cheese" - what does this mean?
  • If something is "hard cheese" is it fair? Can you do anything about it?
  • Can you think of someone who is "a big cheese"?
  • If someone is "cheesed off", how do they feel?