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5 July 2005
 
What do you like?
 
We go out on the streets to a local market and ask the people we meet 'What do you like?'


Hello. What you doing today at the market?
Just having a look around. Seeing what's here.

What do you like about the market?
Probably all the food stalls, all the fresh food, fruit and vegetables, that sort of thing.


Hello, what are you doing today at the market?
I'm shopping.

What do you like about the market?
The diversity of things you can get here.


Hello. What are you doing today at the market?
Shopping.

What do you like about the market?
The variety of fresh produce.


Hello, what are you doing today at the market?
Just having a look around. I'm visiting Adelaide on holiday from New Zealand.

What do you like about the market?
Just the variety of goods on offer and the different cultures represented.


Hello, what are you doing today at the market?
I've just come in today because it's the last day of my holidays and I love coming to the market and I don't get the opportunity much when I'm working.

What do you like about the market?
I like the whole variety and range of foods that you can get here. And it's very cheap as well.


What are you doing today at the market?
I live down the road so I'm just buying my usual vegetables, bread, basics.

What do you like about the market?
Basically all fresh produce, it's open three days a week. As I said, I live down the road so it's handy for me.


story notes
food stalls
A stall is a kind of small shop. It’s a bench or table where things are displayed for sale.
A stall is a kind of small shop


fresh food
Fresh food is food that has just been made, or fruit and vegetables that have just been picked. Fresh food hasn't been cooked or canned.
Fresh food



diversity
Diversity comes from the word diverse.

Diverse means varied, different or having many types.

We say there is diversity when there are many different types of things together.


variety
This has a similar meaning to diversity and can be used to mean the same thing.

Other words for variety and diversity are selection, assortment, range or array.

Different ways of saying the variety of goods is the subject of today's spotlight.


produce
Produce here means the things that are on sale like fruit and vegetables.

The verb to produce is pronounced differently



goods
things for sale

Other words with similar meanings are produce, merchandise, stock, wares or just things.

Different ways of saying the variety of goods is the subject of today's spotlight.


range
Other words for range are variety, diversity, selection, assortment, or array.


cheap
not expensive


handy
convenient, close, nearby