basic vocabulary: fruit and vegetables

American English. Note that in British English we say ‘aubergine’ and ‘courgette’ for ‘eggplant’ and ‘zucchini’

Apple
Banana
Cherry
Date
Eggplant (aubergine)
Fig
Grape
Hazelnut
Indian jujube
Jackfruit
Kiwi
Lemon
Mango
Nectarine
Orange
Peach
Quince
Raspberry
Strawberry
Tomato
Ume
Vanilla
Watermelon
Texas Persimmons
Yam
Zucchini (courgette)

3 comments

    • Hi Lambert,

      they are not words that I use a lot!
      Jackfruit is fruit de jacquier
      Jujube is jujube in French! I don’t know what it tastes like – check out the wiki entry here
      Texas Persimmons: kaki

  1. Bonjour, je suis désolée mais je n’arrive plus à suivre les leçons. C’est très compliqué. Pourriez vous m’aider

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